TEL AVIV, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GreenSQL, the leader in unified database security solutions, today announced co-founder and CTO, David Maman will speak at Amazon Web Services (AWS) User Group’s New York City Chapter meeting on September 10, 2014 discussing New Approaches to Mitigate Database Security Risk. Having recently announced the industry’s first software-based database security and compliance solution for AWS, GreenSQL for AWS, Mr. Maman was invited to present on the inherent risks enterprises face when transitioning data into cloud technologies and how to prevent and respond to associated data breaches.
|WHAT:||Migration to cloud technologies offers huge advantages for enterprises including productivity, efficiency and cost reduction. A main factor hindering organizations from adopting these technologies is the heightened risk of security breaches. More than ever, information security teams need to understand the risk involved with moving data into the cloud and implement rigorous strategies to constantly monitor and protect sensitive data. Attendees of this talk with discover how to classify data, manage the risks associated with transition into the cloud and identify the tools necessary to mitigate risks.|
|WHEN:||Wednesday, September 10, 2014 from 7:15pm – 9:00pm|
|WHERE:||University Settlement at Houston Street Center|
|273 Bowery Street, New York, NY|
|WHO:||Mr. Maman is co-founder and CTO at GreenSQL, a leader in unified database security solutions. He is a recognized international expert in computer security advising companies on threat management, real-time network protection, advanced network design, and security architecture. David has founded a number of high-tech start-up companies, including Vanadium-Soft, Preacos, and Moksai. As a senior technology director for Fortinet, a leading international IT security firm, Mr. Maman provided consulting services to global businesses and opened new international regions. He was the information security manager for Bezeq, a national telecommunications company, and the chief scientist at Ofek, a leading Israeli IT and security consulting firm.|
Founded in 2009, GreenSQL (http://www.greensql.com) provides unified database security and compliance solutions for enterprises running their databases on premises or in the cloud. The company’s all-in-one approach to database security helps organizations by protecting databases from SQL injection attacks (the most common data breach method today), securing sensitive information from unauthorized database access, enforcing separation-of-duties and meeting regulatory compliance requirements. With more than 150,000 copies downloaded in 198 countries, GreenSQL is the most-used product for eliminating database vulnerabilities in the face of modern day cyber-attacks. The company, based in Tel Aviv, is backed by leading venture capital firms Jerusalem Venture Partners, Magma Venture Capital and Rhodium.