How the Evolution of Agents has Been Essential for Modern Database Security

How the Evolution of Agents has Been Essential for Modern Database Security

In today’s data driven world, every organization’s most important asset is their data. Accordingly and similarly to other protected components like applications, web and peripheral gateways, databases require a dedicated security solution ...

3 Steps to Putting a Modern Database Security Solution into Practice

As a Senior Security Solution Engineer, experience has shown me that there are no magic bullets when it comes to stopping data breaches. They are going to happen. What makes a data ...
Relay races, batons, and techniques: How to improve your cloud security posture

Relay races, batons, and techniques: How to improve your cloud security posture

In 2008, the US 4x100m relay team was the favorite to win the gold medal at the Beijing Olympics. Not a massive surprise, considering that team included the second fastest athlete in ...

Four Essential Features for a Database Security Strategy to Take on a Growing Threat Landscape

For a considerable time, many organizations have used three to five on-premise databases to manage their workloads, and many teams have tried to funnel every application into using those databases. Today, as ...

A security architect’s POV on a mature data-centric security program, Part 3

In part one of this series, you learned about the challenges associated with accessing, and searching long-term retained database activity logs and identifying sensitive customer data to comply with stricter compliance regulations ...
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How to Exploit SQL Server Using Registry Keys

At the Imperva Research Labs we have the chance to scrutinize various security situations. In this blog, we will take a closer look at database security on SQL Server. One routine approach ...
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How to Exploit SQL Server Using OLE Automation

As part of the Imperva Research Labs we have the opportunity to examine various security scenarios. In this post, we will consider database security on SQL Server. One standard method that security ...

Anatomy of a Security Super Bowl Dynasty, Part 1: The Defense

Imperva’s Directors of Technology in the Office of the CTO, Brian Anderson and Craig Burlingame, recently conducted an informal education session titled Creating a Security Super Bowl Dynasty. In this presentation, they ...
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The Pitfalls of DIY Security for Your AWS RDS Databases

AWS RDS enables easy DIY database provisioning The trend toward using Database as a Service (DBaaS) is unmistakable. Organizations are leveraging DBaaS flexibility to bring new products and services to market faster, ...
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Open Raven Launches Open Source Platform to Secure Data

Open Raven has launched an open source platform for securing and managing structured data regardless of silos. Company CEO Dave Cole said the Open Raven Platform enables security teams to navigate the ...
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