Understanding Database Encryption & Protecting Against the Insider Threat with MongoDB

PublishedSeptember 30, 2014
Host(s)MongoDB DC 2014

High profile data breaches in the commercial and government space exemplify why data protection is critical to business and mission alike. Despite this, there are many misconceptions and confusion around the topic of database encryption. What is transparent data encryption? What threats will it protect against? Will performance be greatly affected? How can I protect my MongoDB cluster? In this talk, Vormetric will answer these questions, summarize the relevant issues, and provide an in-depth look at the threat vector associated with the insider threat. Vormetric will cover how to: Create a data-driven security posture that blinds admin and privileged users from data access; Deliver a data-centric security policy that spans the enterprise to include both the data center and Cloud