DataSunrise Database Firewall for PostgreSQL

PostgreSQL firewall by DataSunrise ensures database security against external and internal threats. It inspects each incoming SQL query and blocks those of them that are defined as prohibited ones. Access privileges are controlled in accordance with security policies.

Tech Info

PostgreSQL firewall by DataSunrise is a powerful tool for protection PostgreSQL – the world's most advanced open source database. It monitors traffic to and from database, continuously analyzes database activity and accurately captures behavior that conflicts with security rules set.

The firewall is deployed as a proxy. It provides increased level of protection, deep packet filtering, and detailed logging. Residing between the database and clients the firewalls audits and controls traffic intercepting packets with malicious code.

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Deep traffic inspection guarantees higher level of security against various types of intrusion. Special smart algorithms provide continuous monitoring of database activity and SQL injection prevention. Currently the firewall blocks the following SQL Injection techniques:

  • Union Exploitation Technique
  • Boolean Exploitation Technique
  • Out of band Exploitation technique
  • Time delay Exploitation technique
  • Automated Exploitation

    Among supported features there are:

  • All user authentication methods: Kerberos, GSSAPI, SSPI, MD5, SHA256, RADIUS, Trust.
  • Processing of SSL-encrypted traffic.
  • Analysis and storage (keeping) of data of all types of queries, including specific replications queries and multiple queries.
  • Detailed processing of prepared operations, cursors and portals.
  • Full analysis and data collection on COPY operation (transferring data from PostgreSQL table to external files and otherwise). Binary and text formats are supported.
  • Asynchronous queries analysis (Pipelining).
  • Ability to convert all PostgreSQL data types, including composite, range and enum types, from binary format to text.
  • Processing of DML/DDL operations in compliance with transactions, search paths and administrator queries.

    PostgreSQL firewall by DataSunrise supports the latest PostgreSQL Database releases (versions 7.4-9.5.2) and runs on Windows and Linux.

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