Category Archive : Data & Security

How Do Firewalls and Databases Work With Each Other?

You have often come across the term “firewall” in the database world. A firewall refers to an appliance or an application that has been specifically designed to stop unauthorized access to your network via UDP or TCP ports that are unused. The above firewalls give you protection generally. However, some companies use firewalls for their applications to protect specific functions. 

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Top 10 Data Security Solutions to Protect Your Sensitive Data

Data breaches are slowly becoming the norm instead of the exceptions that they used to be in the past. Many businesses and organizations know that even if they complied with PCI and SOX, new regulations like GDPR demand more strict security protocols.

If you too are feeling the heat then don’t worry as we’ve compiled a list of top ten data security solutions that’ll help you protect sensitive data and pass audits.
Identifying and Classifying Data
Before embarking on your journey towards greater data protection, you need to be aware of the sensitive information at your disposal.

Get a data identifier and classification solution that will scan your files for data types based on your priorities and industry standards, sort it into categories and clearly label it with digital signatures.

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