Overview

Workload migration to hybrid cloud environments increases the attack surface, which can result in a host of new data security and compliance challenges. A robust data-centric cybersecurity program can provide you comprehensive data protection, centralized visibility and monitoring against unauthorized access, exposure, or data theft across your enterprise data landscape.

Benefits

Provides help along your cloud journey

Consulting, systems integration and managed security services help  protect critical data, on premises or on a hybrid cloud.

Protects data and mitigates data security risks

Continuous discovery, data classification and baselining,  access policy control and ongoing vulnerability monitoring.

Simplifies audit and compliance workflows

Centralized visibility across cloud environments and continuous threat monitoring help you prepare for audits and reporting.

Optimizes time of limited resources

Build a robust, cost-effective data security roadmap by shifting security staff hiring and training to IBM® data security experts.

Data security services capabilities

  • Data security strategy: Improve maturity across people, process and technology
  • Data discovery: Find your most critical data assets, who has access and how they are protected
  • Data loss prevention: Detect, prevent and enforce policy violations to avoid accidental data loss
  • Data security governance: Establish process, metrics and continuous steady-state data discovery and classification
  • Database security monitoring: Helps enforce data protection and compliance policies across hybrid cloud environments

Related data protection services

Fully homomorphic encryption services

Enable your sensitive data to remain encrypted while being analyzed in cloud or third-party environments.

Application security services

Analyze and mature your enterprise application security program by securing development lifecycle and transforming your DevSecOps practices.

Identity and access management services

Develop an outcome-based, design-led IAM strategy that protects critical data and helps users do their jobs effectively.

Managed security services

Get around-the-clock monitoring, management and response to advanced threats, risks and compliance needs while your team focuses on strategic security priorities.

Cloud security services

Retain security, visibility and control as you move applications to the cloud with the help of IBM Security hybrid cloud experts.

Database activity monitoring services

Monitor, detect, and enforce data protection and compliance policies across hybrid cloud environments.

Resources

Latest on data security

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