DataSunrise Security for IBM DB2 Security with DataSunrise

DataSunrise IBM DB2 Security software is designed to protect databases against internal and external threats and prevent unauthorized access to sensitive and regulated information. It blocks forbidden or potentially dangerous requests, protecting data from hacker attacks, SQL injections, security breaches and data leaks.

Tech Info

IBM DB2 being one of the best relational databases on the market is still vulnerable to hacker attacks and insider threats. DataSunrise IBM DB2 Security is a data centric security tool. It protects databases in real time on the premises and in the cloud. It is a perfect defense against any type of threat, vulnerability or security risk. DataSunrise IBM DB2 Security also helps companies to meet regulatory compliance standards.

DataSunrise performs deep traffic filtering on application level. Every incoming and outgoing packet is analyzed for compliance with the customized rules set. If the transaction triggers a security rule, the blocking scenario includes disconnection of a client from the database or closing of the session.

DataSunrise is deployed as a proxy. It acts as an intermediary between client and server and prevents direct communication between two nodes. DataSunrise audits and logs queries and blocks execution of the queries that violate security policies.

DB2 security 

Scanning of traffic along with detection and blocking mechanisms allows administrators to capture SQL injections in real time. DataSunrise blocks the following SQL injection techniques:

  • Union Exploitation Technique
  • Boolean Exploitation Technique
  • Out of band Exploitation Technique
  • Time delay Exploitation Technique
  • Automated Exploitation Technique
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    DataSunrise helps you to build a DB2 security system through security, audit and masking rules. Rule settings include the following parameters:

  • type, instance and name of the target database
  • whether queries came from a certain client application
  • whether intercepted queries contain certain SQL statements
  • whether queries contain signs of SQL injection (OR and UNION statements, comments, double queries, constant expression, keyword in comments)
  • whether queries are directed to certain database elements (schemas, tables, columns, stored procedures)
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    Among supported features there are:

  • User authentication methods (SERVER CLIENT)
  • All main data types
  • Simple single DDL and DML statements
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    DataSunrise IBM DB2 Security solution runs on Windows and Linux and supports IBM DB2 version 8+.