TechValidate Research on Varonis Data Security Platform

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1,312 Customers Surveyed

11,296 Data Points Collected

95 Published TechFacts

26 Published Charts

25 Published Case Studies



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Varonis Metadata Framework Case Study

D’Amico Societa’ di Navigazione

Introduction

This case study of D’Amico Societa’ di Navigazione is based on an April 2017 survey of Varonis Metadata Framework customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The Varonis Data Risk Assessment helped us identify our at risk sensitive and classified data and build a plan of attack to reduce the likelihood of a data breach.”

“We found too many forgotten write accesses after performing our risk assessment.”

Challenges

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

  • Limited to no monitoring of privileged and end user access

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

  • Meet compliance regulation

Use Case

The profiled company has to meet the following compliance regulations:

  • GDPR
  • ISO 27001

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

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

Results

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

  • Prioritizing remediation list

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

  • DatAdvantage for Windows
  • DatAdvantage for Exchange
  • DatAdvantage for SharePoint
  • DatAdvantage for Directory Services

Varonis Data Security Platform Customer Research

93% of surveyed organizations confirmed that the Varonis Data Risk Assessment caused zero disruptions to their IT environment.

93%

Varonis Data Security Platform Customer Testimonial

GDPR Sensitive Data: Find It & Flag It

Varonis has provided us with data classification on our unstructured user files.

Security Manager, Medium Enterprise Transportation Services Company

Varonis Data Security Platform Case Study

Medium Enterprise Insurance Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise insurance company is based on a May 2017 survey of Varonis Data Security Platform customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

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

Challenges

Prior to using the Varonis Data Security Platform (DSP), this Insurance Company was unable to determine who accessed personal data and if they abused that access- a major tenant of GDPR compliance.

Use Case

The Insurance Company is confident the Varonis DSP will help meet the new regulation.

Results

With the Varonis DSP, they expect to be able to meet GDPR in the following ways:

  • Ensure a least privilege access model against personal data
  • Easily monitor access to this data and alert on abuse
  • Conveniently conduct regular data protection impact assessments

Data Classification Framework Customer Research

Data Protection Is Much Faster with Varonis

End to end, how do you think your ability to protect sensitive data is with Varonis vs. what it would be with classification by itself?

Protecting data would be possible by using classification by itself, but is much faster with Varonis
47%
Protecting data would not be possible with classification by itself
33%
Protecting data would be possible by using classification by itself, but is a little faster with Varonis
18%

Varonis Data Security Platform Customer Research

Finding Exposed Sensitive Data

What types of exposed, sensitive data have you discovered with DCF?

PII
74%
PCI
62%
Financial Records
60%
HIPAA
34%
Intellectual Property
15%


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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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