FORBES: DO YOU KNOW WHERE YOUR DATA IS AND WHO READS IT? VARONIS KNOWS


Gil Press, Forbes contributor, wrote a fantastic piece on Varonis.  My favorite part of the article:

More often than not, the exposure of sensitive information to unauthorized insiders and outsiders is simply inadvertent. Gibson told me about a casino where the first line of the Varonis risk management report revealed that 15 million credit card numbers were stored in a folder that was open to everybody in the company. The second line pointed to a folder with 12 million credit card numbers. The security personnel participating in the meeting rushed to fix the problem which was simply an oversight.

 

Full article:-

http://www.forbes.com/sites/gilpress/2013/10/21/do-you-know-where-your-data-is-and-who-reads-it-varonis-knows/

 

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