Ethical walls serve as information barriers to enforce data separation between groups within an organization. Ethical walls enable companies to control access to sensitive information and avoid conflicts of interest without interrupting business operations. Establishing an effective ethical wall requires automated evaluation, enforcement, and auditing of the data transactions that flow across an organization in typical merger and acquisition, divestiture, trading desk, or legal activities.
|In this customer story a beverage manufacturer was divesting a business unit and needed an ethical wall to establish an information barrier across businesses. They use SecureSphere to align data permissions to each business, to generate access activity reports, and to alert or block when users attempt unauthorized data access.|