Edit a DLP dictionary

Complete this procedure to edit a data loss prevention (DLP) dictionary.

How to

  1. In the navigation menu, select Configuration > Dictionaries.
    Note: If you are trying the new Enterprise Center interface, in the navigation menu, select Policies > DLP Dictionaries.
  2. Click the name of the dictionary.
  3. If necessary, modify the dictionary name field or description field.
  4. In the Threshold field, enter the number of dictionary matches that you want detected in a file before a policy action is applied. You can enter a value between 0 and 50.
  5. To remove a dictionary item, hover over the pattern and click the delete icon.
  6. To add a dictionary item, in the search field, look for the patterns or type of data that you want to add to the dictionary.
  7. Click Save.

Next steps

If the DLP dictionary is not assigned to a policy, assign it to a policy. For more information, see Assign a DLP dictionary to a policy.