11.2 Proactive DLP Release Notes

Proactive DLP features such as redaction and watermark are available with MetaDefender 4.16 or newer.
The features in v2.1 are available with MetaDefender 4.17 or newer.


Release date: Jan 6, 2020

  • Supports watermark addition for PDF

  • Redact sensitive information for Microsoft Office Word (DOC/DOCX)

  • Support DLP in Linux with limited functions (work with MetaDefender Core 4.17.1 or newer)

  • Redact sensitive information based on certainty level (work with MetaDefender Core 4.17.1 or newer)

  • Sample Regular expressions to detect Personally identifiable information (PII): email, address, full name, date of birth, driver license, phone number, bank account number


Release date: November 27, 2019

  • Better error message when an input PDF file is corrupted


Release date: October 31, 2019

  • Better displaying the words before and after a hit in PDF


Release date: September 8, 2019

  • Supports IPv4, Classless Inter-Domain Routing (CIDR) detection

  • Supports remove metadata for TIFF, GIF file

  • Better CCN detection


Release date: August 15, 2019

  • Better watermark and redaction handling when a system is under high load

  • Improve CCN detection


Release date: June 28, 2019

  • Proactive DLP as new name

  • Certainty score for sensitive data detection

  • Redact sensitive information for text-based PDF file

  • Watermark addition for JPEG, TIFF, PNG, GIF

  • Supports remove metadata for JPG, PNG file


Release date: February 18, 2019

  • Improve detection for Microsoft Access format

  • Improve context for hits

  • Improve processing speed (20%)