IBM DB2

IBM DB2 data audit solution by DataSunrise provides the full analysis of all user activity and changes to IBM DB2 database and queries directed to it. Any protection policy violation can be immediately detected and stopped. This includes, but not limited to, monitoring of SQL-requests and unauthorized access to sensitive information.

Tech Info

IBM DB2 data audit solution by DataSunrise protects your database with a set of preconfigured defenses and helps to monitor all database activity. Apart from gathering statistics the program has various functions:

  • Creating a reliable audit trail of all user activity and logging detailed information;
  • Continuous database monitoring in order to detect external threats and prevent data leaks caused by privileged insiders;
  • Deterring users from inappropriate actions and installation of malicious software;
  • Addressing auditing requirements for compliance (SOX, HIPAA, PCI DSS and other standards);
  • Detecting problems with access control implementation or authorization;
  • Notifying about suspicious activity and providing information that helps to investigate data breaches;
  • Revealing security vulnerabilities and other problems of information system operation cycle.

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More detailed information on monitoring feature is available here.

Data Audit by DataSunrise has a self-learning feature to analyze most often used SQL queries and create a list of assumed safe queries, which helps to focus on unusual transactions. It is also a useful tool to prevent insider attacks notifying of any suspicious queries from authorized users.

As for the auditing results, they contain target database information, SQL codes of overridden queries, database errors and session information, including when and which host made a certain query to database and what was the result of the query. Auditing logs provide the opportunity to investigate data leaks, evaluate their cost and detect the culprits. Data Audit supports syslog protocol, thus it is compatible with any existing SIEM-system.

IBM DB2 data audit solution by DataSunrise is a comprehensive utility that will help you to protect your database from attacks performed both from the inside and outside. It is powerful software controlled within a simple interface, which will complement security system of your database.

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