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Configure an API Data Protection Policy for MIP

You can configure a policy to read MIP labels and apply Netskope actions as defined in the policy. Netskope can take actions such as quarantining a file or restricting external access.

The following instructions walk you through the process of creating an API Data Protection policy for MIP. For detailed instructions on creating an API-enabled Protection Policy, see Create an API Data Protection Policy.

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To create an API Data Protection policy for MIP,

  1. In the Netskope UI, go to Policies > API-enabled Protection and click New Policy.

  2. Under Application, select a supported app and instance. For information about supported cloud apps, see Cloud apps supported with MIP.

    Click Next.

  3. Under Users, select the users, profiles, or groups associated with the app. The policy will scan the app based on your selection. Click Next.

  4. Under Content, choose the type of sharing options and whether you want to scan all file types or specific file types. Click Next.

  5. Under DLP, select DLP and the DLP profile you want to use with this policy. You can choose a predefined or custom DLP profile. Click Next.

    For information about creating a DLP Profile, see Create a Custom DLP Profile.

  6. Under Action, select IRM Protect. Select MIP as the IRM vendor.

  7. Select an MIP label under MIP profile. Click Next.

  8. Under Notification, select the notification frequency and the receiver along with an email template. Click Next.

  9. Under Set Policy, provide a policy name and description. Click Save.