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Arcadia Data Simplifies Security for Native Visual Analytics on Big Data

Arcadia Data, provider of the native visual analytics software for big data, has extended support for a unified security and management solution native to Apache Hadoop that includes certified integration with Apache Ranger. This announcement continues the company’s security strategy after the in-cluster security solution announced last year that enhanced its capabilities to deliver secure data directly in Hadoop, cloud, and other modern data platforms without sacrificing granular access control, overcoming the complexities of extraction, data movement and fragmented permission models inherent to legacy BI and analytics architectures that run outside of Hadoop.

Dataguise Introduces Sensitive Data Monitoring and Masking for Apache Hive

Dataguise, a leader in sensitive data governance, announced that DgSecure now provides industry-first sensitive data monitoring and masking in Apache Hive.

Dataguise Survey Highlights IT Security Issues that Remain a Hindrance to Corporations as They Move Toward Data-Driven Frameworks

Dataguise, a technology leader in secure business execution, announced the findings of a new survey titled “Strategies for Securing Sensitive Data.” In the survey, 100 senior IT decision makers, including CxOs, VPs, directors, and managers were questioned on the topic of sensitive data security.

DataVisor Revolutionizes Fraud Detection to Catch “Sleeper Cells” Before They Strike

DataVisor announced the general availability of the DataVisor User Analytics Service, a solution that catches fraudulent user accounts at incubation stages for consumer-facing online services. The new offering, powered by DataVisor’s unique unsupervised big data analytics, discovers new, unknown attacks in the wild without relying on any prior knowledge of attacks.

Splunk Advances Analytics-Driven Security Solutions by Extending User Behavior Analytics into SIEM

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), provider of the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence, announced major advancements in its security analytics portfolio with new versions of Splunk® User Behavior Analytics 2.2 (UBA) and Splunk Enterprise Security 4.1 (ES). The new capabilities of Splunk UBA and Splunk ES provide customers the best union of machine learning, anomaly detection, context-enhanced correlation and rapid investigation capabilities.

Niara Enhances Security Analytics Platform with Modular and Data-Agnostic Behavioral Analytics

Niara, a provider of security analytics for attack detection and incident response, announced that the latest release of its security analytics platform analyzes any data source and supports the customization of its behavioral analytics modules, providing organizations with complete visibility into attacks and risky behaviors inside their environments.

Celebrity Photo Hack Shows Need for End-to-End Data Security

How safe is your Big Data repository? In this podcast, the Radio Free HPC team discusses the recent iCloud theft of celebrity photos. Henry thinks this is simply the data breach of the week and that the real issue is the need for two-factor authentication and end-to-end security.

Symantec Big Data Cloud Hub to Fight Targeted Attacks

Creating a centralized information-sharing big data hub to help customers spot and pre-empt top-shelf custom-built malware.