A comprehensive guide to securing data with database encryption
Why the demand for database encryption is growing, and growing more difficult – and what you should do about it.
For today’s businesses, virtually every critical digital business asset ultimately makes it into corporate databases. Not surprisingly, these repositories often represent the most sought-after targets of malicious insiders and cyber-attackers — and it’s a database compromise that tends to pose the most devastating strategic and financial penalties to victimized businesses.
Today’s enterprise security teams are being tasked with supporting a rapid expansion of database encryption use cases. This paper offers a detailed look at why the demand for database encryption is growing more critical – and more challenging to contend with.
This comprehensive guide offers an overview of the key approaches required to address this increased demand and outlines the different types of encryption approaches — to help IT architects, CISOs and database security experts ensure they’re using the right tools for the right purposes.