Learn how to use classification labels to control data
sharing before asset owners share files.
SaaS Security API extends its governance and
protection capabilities automatically for files, securing that content—before
it is shared. SaaS Security API provides automatic remediation,
but it’s even better to avoid the sharing. The removal of public
links offers necessary security, but results in broken links and
confusion for collaborators. Data classification labels provide
security without usability conditions.
Security API supports classification labels for Box.
define data classification labels in the schema map provided. SaaS
Security API analyzes content. If any content is sensitive, SaaS
Security API applies a classification label you define in your schema
map. If a policy prevents the sharing of sensitive content, asset
owners do not see some share options thereby preventing sensitive
SaaS Security API automatically generates
data patterns based on the classification labels. An asset can potentially
have more than one label. If an asset matches more than one policy,
SaaS Security API applies the most strict label.
You can use
classification labels to:
Configure policies with
classification data patterns as match criteria.