We’ve joined The Cloud Security Alliance

GreenSQL has recently become a member of The Cloud Security Alliance. For those of you who may not be familiar, the Cloud Security Alliance (aka CSA) is a non-profit organisation which helps promote the use of security best practices in Cloud Computing, and provides education on the uses of Cloud Computing to help secure other [...]

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Webinar: Protecting Sensitive Data in the Cloud

Our resident cloud security expert, Mr. David Maman, will be speaking at an InfoSecurity Magazine webinar this Thursday. The theme will be Protecting sensitive data in the cloud: New approaches to mitigate database security risk. 10:00am EDT / 3:00pm BST. Two other panelists will be joining David:   Derek Brink Vice President, Research Fellow, Aberdeen [...]

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David Maman weighs in on the Russian Credentials Breach

Our resident industry expert was interviewed for Robert McGarvey’s article on the Russian Credentials Breach.   This mass theft illustrates the creativity of attackers. Companies have invested significantly in the protection of their websites and externally facing systems, but attackers have found a way to identify and exploit vulnerable systems to gain access to valuable [...]

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Live Webinar Tomorrow: Uncover Sensitive Data in Your SQL Server

David Maman, our resident cyber-security expert, will be a panelist on tomorrow’s webinar hosted by MSSQLtips on the subject of “Identify and Protect Sensitive SQL Server Data“. Any SQL Server DBA or developer is invited to join us, as we’ll go over how to: -  Code regular expressions in T-SQL and PowerShell to identify sensitive data [...]

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How to Move your Database Securely to the Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Are you moving your databases to Amazon RDS or EC2? You poor thing! I guess it’s not what you want to hear, but nowadays its actually easier just to build your database application on Amazon Web Services from scratch. But, I guess that’s a moot point because you arrived to our blog looking for help [...]

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Super secure cloud

In several articles we’ve talked about cloud security as being as good as or better than on-premises security in general. If you still aren’t convinced, you should take a look at the super-secure systems offered by some of the cloud providers. We learned a bit about the Amazon HSM system at the recent AWS convention [...]

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