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Varonis strengthens its cloud security offering with data

NEW YORK, June 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Varonis Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: VRNS), a pioneer in security and data analytics, announced new features to improve security and enhance visibility of data in Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3).

These enhancements are part of DatAdvantage Cloud, which provides customers with a single window to protect critical data in their IaaS and SaaS ecosystem.

Data breaches resulting from misconfigured, publicly visible S3 buckets are common. Amazon Web Services (AWS) permissions are complex, difficult to manage, and change by the second. For organizations with sensitive information in S3, Varonis provides continuous, real-time pulse on sensitive data risks.

Varonis for AWS supports a wide variety of cybersecurity and compliance use cases by delivering unprecedented data security and visibility at scale:

  • Discover and classify sensitive data stored in S3 buckets: Automatically discover where sensitive and regulated data resides in your AWS S3 buckets.
  • Prevent data exposure in AWS: Easily see where sensitive data is exposed to too many users, including external users, and effectively limit excessive access.
  • Identify AWS configuration errors: Detect organization-wide settings issues and spot vulnerabilities that put your organization at risk.
  • Detect and investigate threats in AWS: Receive alerts on suspicious user behavior, such as excessive bucket deletions or disabling MFA.

“Enterprises look to AWS and Amazon S3 for scalability and performance, but it’s up to each organization to make sure their data is secure there,” said David Bass, executive vice president of engineering and chief technology officer at Varonis. “Varonis for AWS augments native security capabilities by increasing visibility into where data is at risk and helping to proactively reduce exposure.

Varonis is a member of the Amazon Web Services Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Accelerate program, a co-selling program for organizations that provide software solutions that run on or integrate with AWS. In addition to Amazon S3, Varonis provides visibility into user access and permissions to other critical AWS resources, including AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) and Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), while monitoring suspicious activities that could put cloud data at risk. risk.

Try Varonis for AWS: Sign up for a free data risk assessment with our cloud experts to gain visibility into your SaaS and IaaS resources.

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About Varonis
Varonis is a pioneer in data security and analytics, fighting a different battle than conventional cybersecurity companies. Varonis is focused on protecting corporate data: sensitive files and emails; confidential customer, patient and employee data; financial records; strategic plans and products; and other intellectual properties. The Varonis Data Security Platform detects cyber threats from internal and external actors by analyzing data, account activity and user behavior; prevents and limits disasters by locking down sensitive and obsolete data; and effectively maintains a secure state through automation. Varonis products address other important use cases including Data Protection, Data Governance, Zero Trust, Compliance, Data Privacy, Classification, Threat Detection and Response. Varonis began operations in 2005 and counts among its customers leading companies in the financial, public services, healthcare, industrial, insurance, energy and utilities, technology , consumer and retail, media and entertainment and education.

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Varonis Systems, Inc.
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Varonis Systems, Inc.
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