Guardium Insights for Cloud Pak for Security

Automate your manual processes with an open, connected approach to data security, all while modernizing your security architecture.

Take a new approach to securing data in the emerging hybrid, multi-cloud world

Does your security team know where your sensitive data resides, who has access to it or the best way to protect it? Without the right tools and resources, you may struggle to mitigate threats or address new compliance mandates, while strategic technology initiatives — such as moving data to the cloud — can fall flat.

IBM Security Guardium® can help you take a smarter, more adaptive approach to protecting critical data wherever it resides.

With the IBM Security Guardium platform, you can:

  • Automatically discover and classify sensitive data
  • Identify data at risk and get remediation recommendations
  • Monitor access and protect data
  • Simplify security and compliance reporting
  • Encrypt data across environments
  • Use contextual insights and analytics
  • Get a business perspective on data risk

Data protection, activity monitoring, actionable insights and compliance reporting

Cloud-based technologies help increase agility, competitiveness and innovation. But they can also add complexity, limited visibility, fragmented controls and slow reporting. As a result, threats and vulnerabilities go undetected; migration to the cloud is delayed, or even canceled or reversed.

IBM Security Guardium discovers and classifies data, as well as monitors and audits activity to help protect sensitive data across hybrid multi-cloud environments. With Guardium, your security teams can set entitlements and access controls, streamline compliance and get contextual insights and analytics to help detect and block suspicious activity.

Robust and certified encryption, tokenization and key management solutions

If your data is breached, you need a last line of defense that places protection as close to your data as possible and still enables authorized users to perform their jobs. Obscure sensitive data with flexible encryption solutions that safeguard data on premises, in a single cloud, multiple clouds or hybrid environments.

File and volume encryption capabilities, tokenization, application encryption, Teradata encryption, and security key management capabilities help you maintain control of sensitive data, enforce access policies and map to compliance requirements.

Discover vulnerabilities and security gaps, understand and mitigate data risk

What you don’t know can hurt you. Data infrastructures are highly complex and constantly evolving. Misconfigured databases and user accounts can create vulnerabilities and a lack of visibility into your sensitive data can hide data-related business risk.

Discover the security gaps in your environments, understand data risk and take informed action to mitigate vulnerabilities. Use next-generation data discovery and classification and robust vulnerability scanning to locate and resolve database vulnerability exposures. Enrich existing data security deployments with a business-consumable data risk control center that helps uncover, analyze and visualize data-related business risk so you can streamline operations and improve time to value.

65% of Guardium customers recognized value within one month of deployment

Learn how some clients achieved better security and compliance outcomes and improved operational efficiencies after implementing IBM Security Guardium.

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