IBM Guardium & DB Monitoring

Why Should I Monitor My Databases?

By Raj Soni As president & CEO of Adaptive Systems Inc, a firm exclusively focused on data privacy, security and compliance, “why should I monitor my databases?” is a question I get asked all the time.  Many clients have said that their databases are in a secure zone and in...

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How Did They Break Into Equifax?

I’m sure you have asked yourself this question, right? Simple answer: SQL Injection.   "...they probably stole the database credentials out of the [web] application…" According to the below article and many others online, the data breach occurred due to a web app vulnerability. This article explains technically what happened. http://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/62934/hacking/equifax-hack-struts.html Excerpt from the above...

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