6 Do or Die Database Security Strategies
As solution providers ponder how they can help customers protect their sensitive information, one of their key targets should be the corporate database. Databases are where most organizations store the bulk of their information and yet they remain woefully unprotected. According to the 2009 Data Breach Investigations Report from Verizon Business, database breaches comprised 30 percent of data breached in 2008 and accounted for 75 percent of all data breached last year. Here's a look at a few techniques for securing databases.By Ericka Chickowski
Databases are digital treasure vaults of the enterprise, yet many organizations fail to adequately secure their data repositories. The following six techniques can help shore up database security and prevent embarrassing and costly breaches.