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  • The Gartner Hype Cycle for Data Security 2022 Featured DSPM – What Does It Mean for Your Business?
    by Andy Smith on January 26, 2023 at 11:32 pm

    Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Data Security, 2022 highlighted an area of innovation that data and security professionals should keep their eye on: data security posture management (DSPM). According to the report, DSPM is a response to the increasingly complex multi-cloud infrastructures security and IT teams are managing today. These ecosystems often consist of disparate platforms, … The post The Gartner Hype Cycle for Data Security 2022 Featured DSPM – What Does It Mean for Your Business? appeared first on Laminar.

  • Laying Down Fresh Tracks as the Leader in DSPM
    by Karen Sung on January 25, 2023 at 2:12 pm

    It’s a new year and we are busy laying down fresh tracks—with a whole new lineup of events and webinars to spread the word about Laminar in our quest to evangelize the importance of DSPM, also known as data security posture management, far and wide. We have been stirring quite the “hype” helping organizations protect … The post Laying Down Fresh Tracks as the Leader in DSPM appeared first on Laminar.

  • Top Three Cloud Data Security Predictions for 2023
    by Amit Shaked on January 19, 2023 at 5:28 pm

    According to a recent analysis from IBM and the Ponemon institute, the average cost of a data breach has risen to a record high of $4.35 million in 2022. This year has certainly had its fair share of data breaches, and not one industry was safe. Government agencies, school systems, healthcare organizations, and even tech … The post Top Three Cloud Data Security Predictions for 2023 appeared first on Laminar.

  • Top Ways to Find & Protect Sensitive Data in the Cloud
    by Michael Holburn on December 21, 2022 at 11:42 am

    Cloud data risk is more prevalent than ever. Laminar Labs scanned publicly facing cloud storage buckets and found personally identifiable information (PII) in 21% of these buckets – or one in five. Despite advancements in cloud infrastructure security, it’s clear that something is still amiss. Cloud security solutions such as CSPM can detect publicly-exposed storage … The post Top Ways to Find & Protect Sensitive Data in the Cloud appeared first on Laminar.

  • 5 Steps to Effective Cloud Data Governance
    by Mor Gozani on November 30, 2022 at 6:07 pm

    Cloud data governance is getting a lot of attention these days, and for good reason. For most organizations, their cloud data resembles the American Wild West. Data sprawls naturally and is often unruled and ungoverned. It is copied, moved, and stored in various repositories and accessed by virtually anyone. There are no guardrails or policies … The post 5 Steps to Effective Cloud Data Governance appeared first on Laminar.

  • Laminar Integrates with Amazon Security Lake
    by Sean Ir on November 29, 2022 at 7:56 pm

    Introduction Laminar integrates with Amazon Security Lake, a service announced at re:Invent 2022. Amazon Security Lake allows customers to build a security data lake from integrated cloud and on-premises data sources as well as from their private applications. With support for the Open Cybersecurity Schema Framework (OCSF) standard, Amazon Security Lake reduces the complexity and … The post Laminar Integrates with Amazon Security Lake appeared first on Laminar.

  • Using Laminar to implement the Cloud Data Management Capability (CDMC) Framework
    by Yaron Abershitz on November 21, 2022 at 9:08 pm

    The accelerated move to the cloud and the adoption of multi-cloud deployments is causing the rapid proliferation of cloud data and, in turn, expanding the data attack surface. Faced with the increasing risk of a data breach and a growing list of privacy compliance requirements, many organizations are considering their cloud data management practices – … The post Using Laminar to implement the Cloud Data Management Capability (CDMC) Framework appeared first on Laminar.

  • New Research Finds 21% of Publicly Facing Cloud Storage Buckets Contain Sensitive PII Data
    by Gali Lazarovsky on November 17, 2022 at 10:30 am

    Public cloud storage services run under a shared responsibility model for data protection and cybersecurity. The cloud service provider (like Amazon or Microsoft) is responsible for the underlying “security of the cloud” and its infrastructure, while users are responsible for securing their own AWS S3 buckets and the data inside, known as the “security in … The post New Research Finds 21% of Publicly Facing Cloud Storage Buckets Contain Sensitive PII Data appeared first on Laminar.

  • Three Key Takeaways in the Era of the Zettabyte (How Much Data Is That Exactly?)
    by Karen Sung on November 11, 2022 at 6:36 pm

    The Era of the Zettabyte Sounds so ominous, the era of the zettabyte… I mean how big is a zettabyte anyways? A zettabyte is approximately equal to a thousand exabytes, or a billion terabytes and if you consider a large physical library holds the equivalent of 2 terabytes of data, you can start to see … The post Three Key Takeaways in the Era of the Zettabyte (How Much Data Is That Exactly?) appeared first on Laminar.

  • An Introduction to DSPM: Data Security Posture Management
    by Andy Smith on October 28, 2022 at 5:41 pm

    Why Are DSPM Solutions Important? As the world becomes more technologically advanced, digital transformation affects how we work, communicate, entertain ourselves, socialize, buy, trade information, and so much more. Organizations have had to transform and migrate both systems and data to the cloud, so that their developers and data scientists can innovate at the speed … The post An Introduction to DSPM: Data Security Posture Management appeared first on Laminar.