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TechValidate Research on Varonis Data Security Platform

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1,250 Customers Surveyed

10,918 Data Points Collected

78 Published TechFacts

26 Published Charts

25 Published Case Studies



Featured Research Collections for Varonis Data Security Platform

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Selected Research Highlights


Data Classification Framework Customer Research

When/if you find exposed sensitive data, what is/was your most common next step?

Quarantining the data: 4%
Encrypting the data: 8%
Tokenizing the data: 0%
Locking down access controls: 25%
Identifying responsible party/owner: 58%
Other: 6%

Varonis Data Security Platform Customer Research

4/5 Stars

In a sentence or two, please describe how this risk assessment helped you secure your data.

We identified data that was at risk.

Would you recommend Varonis Data Risk Assessment, and if so, why?

Yes, it will open your eyes to potential risks.

Varonis Data Security Platform Customer Research

Top Reasons Why Organizations Perform a Risk Assessment

What were the top drivers to performing a Varonis Data Risk Assessment?

Validate security concerns
68%
Prove risk in the environment
56%
Experience the product before buying
53%
Demonstrate value to a senior executive
44%
Meet compliance regulation
37%
Highlight potential ROI
21%

Varonis Data Security Platform Customer Testimonial

GDPR Sensitive Data: Monitor All Access

Varonis enables easy assessment of who accessed what data and where.

Security Manager, Medium Enterprise Insurance Company

Varonis Data Security Platform Customer Research

Small Business Food Company Identified GDPR Regulated Information with Varonis Data Risk Assessment

Introduction

This case study of a small business food company is based on an April 2017 survey of Varonis Metadata Framework customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“I was surprised at the location where users were saving sensitive information across the network without our knowledge. Leveraging Varonis will allow us to rectify the issue and monitor data storage, removing the risk.”

“Not only does the Data Risk Assessment demonstrate potential security risks with GDPR sensitive information, but it will give you an insight into the value of the Varonis tool set, potentially reducing admin overhead by more than 45% and increasing ad-hoc reporting capabilities in all areas of our network storage and Active Directory.”

Challenges

They experienced the following challenges prior to the Varonis Data Risk Assessment and the use of Varonis solutions:

  • Limited to no monitoring of privileged and end user access
  • Limited to no visibility into permission structure
  • Overabundance of stale data

They performed a Varonis Data Risk Assessment for the following reason:

  • Experience the product before buying

Use Case

The profiled company has to meet the following compliance regulations:

  • GDPR
  • ISO

The following issues were identified and prioritized by the Data Risk Assessment:

  • Sensitive files having global access: immediate
  • Stale data: immediate
  • Folders having global access: “on the radar”
  • Folders having inconsistent permissions: “on the radar”
  • Stale enabled users: “on the radar”

Results

The surveyed company experienced the following benefits after their Data Risk Assessment:

  • Identifying at risk sensitive and classified data
  • Improving regulatory compliance

The company purchased the following products following their Data Risk Assessment:

  • DatAdvantage for Windows
  • DatAlert

Varonis Metadata Framework Case Study

Bank Of American Fork

Introduction

This case study of Bank of American Fork is based on an April 2017 survey of Varonis Metadata Framework customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We were very pleased to determine how much stale data we actually have. Now we can work on migrating that off or getting rid of it. The second was how fragmented our permissions were for our groups’ drive.”

Challenges

They experienced the following challenges prior to the Varonis Data Risk Assessment and the use of Varonis solutions:

  • Limited to no monitoring of privileged and end user access
  • Limited to no visibility into permission structure
  • Overabundance of stale data

Bank of American Fork performed a Varonis Data Risk Assessment for the following reasons:

  • Experience the product before buying
  • Demonstrate value to a senior executive
  • Meet compliance regulation

Use Case

The profiled company has to meet the following compliance regulations:

  • PCI
  • GLB

The following issues were identified and prioritized by the Data Risk Assessment:

  • Stale enabled users: immediate
  • Folders having inconsistent permissions: “on the radar”
  • Stale data: “on the radar”

Results

The surveyed company experienced the following benefits after their Data Risk Assessment:

  • Identifying at risk sensitive and classified data
  • Prioritizing remediation list
  • Proven results for budget justification
  • Improving regulatory compliance

The company purchased the following products following their Data Risk Assessment:

  • DatAdvantage for Windows
  • DatAdvantage for Directory Services
  • DataPrivilege
  • Data Classification Framework
  • DatAlert
  • Data Transport Engine


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About Varonis Data Security Platform

Varonis is a leading provider of software solutions that protect data from insider threats and cyberattacks. Through an innovative software platform, Varonis allows organizations to analyze, secure, manage, and migrate their volumes of unstructured data. Varonis specializes in file and email systems that store valuable spreadsheets, word processing documents, presentations, audio and video files, emails, and text. This rapidly growing data often contains an enterprise's financial information, product plans, strategic initiatives, intellectual property, and confidential employee, customer or patient records.

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