DSPM Deep Dive: Debunking Data Security Myths
Sep 21, 2023
DSPM is the leading acronym in cybersecurity. However, the recent buzz has cluttered the meaning of data security posture management. Let's demystify it.
SecurityRWD - How Amazon S3 Object-Tagging Can Put Form Around Flat Storage
Jul 28, 2022
Your favorite Varonis team members Ryan O'Boyle and Kilian Englert will explain how unlike classic storage arrays or traditional file servers, S3 buckets are a linear, flat storage solution, offering data object-tagging to create a sense of hierarchy.
How a Doggo Can Teach You the Difference Between Salesforce Objects and Records
Jun 30, 2022
What can Fido teach you about Salesforce? Kilian Englert and Ryan O'Boyle from the Varonis Cloud Architecture team host a special, goodest boy guest to explain the difference between objects, fields, and records in the popular CRM.
How to Paint the Complete Picture of Salesforce Objects and Fields
Jun 22, 2022
Kilian Englert and Ryan O'Boyle from the Varonis Cloud Architecture team explain why — when it comes to understanding what Salesforce objects and fields a user can access — all levels of entitlements need to be taken into consideration to gain a holistic view of what the user can do (or cannot) do in Salesforce.
So I Creep: Aggregating Salesforce Permissions Can Add up to Excessive Risk
Jun 10, 2022
Salesforce entitlements go beyond object and record access — they can give users the ability to perform actions within Salesforce as well. Kilian Englert and Ryan O'Boyle from the Varonis Cloud Architecture team discuss how the combination of Salesforce profiles, permission sets, and permission set groups can grant users far greater rights than were intended.
Spoofing, and SaaS Vanity URLs, and Social Engineering... Oh My!
May 25, 2022
Kilian Englert and Ryan O'Boyle discuss the recent discovery by Varonis researchers of risks in vanity URL validation, and share what to do to prepare your organization for if (or more likely when) a user accidentally discloses credentials.
SecurityRWD – Getting Started With Salesforce Entitlements
May 19, 2022
Kilian Englert and Ryan O'Boyle from Varonis dive into the Salesforce interface, cover the basics of navigation, and share what to look for when performing a manual Salesforce entitlement review.
SecurityRWD - Salesforce as a file server? You bet.
Apr 25, 2022
Did you know Salesforce isn't limited to just, well, sales? This leading CRM platform can function as a data repository for critical industries ranging from healthcare to finance. Listen in as Kilian Englert and Ryan O'Boyle from the Varonis Cloud Architecture team share their reasoning for thinking about Salesforce as a data store, and tell you what you should consider if tasked with securing it.
SecurityRWD - Introduction to AWS Lambda
Apr 12, 2022
Join Kilian Englert and Ryan O'Boyle from the Varonis Cloud Architecture team as they discuss AWS's serverless computing platform, Lambda. Find out what the Lambda functions allow for, see an everyday example of how it all comes together, and learn why it's so important for organizations to monitor Lambda's behavior within the entire Amazon Web Service ecosystem.
SecurityRWD – GitHub Secret-Scanning Could Create False Sense of Security
Apr 07, 2022
Microsoft recently announced they would be adding another layer of security to their popular code repository, GitHub, by scanning for "secrets" (API tokens, access keys, etc. inadvertently saved in the platform). However, as Kilian Englert and Ryan O'Boyle from the Varonis Cloud Architecture team discuss, this positive first step shouldn't lull developers into a false sense of security. Listen in to hear why it's so important not to let your guard down when securing critical cloud apps and data.
SecurityRWD - Introduction to AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Apr 07, 2022
Concerning headlines about threat groups targeting major security and technology vendors are keeping more than a few security and IT professionals up at night. Kilian Englert and Ryan O'Boyle from the Varonis Cloud Architecture team discuss why advanced attackers target technology like SSO and why organizations must "assume" breach. Watch now for helpful tips to harden your environment and protect your data.
SecurityRWD - Introduction to AWS Simple Storage Service (S3)
Mar 17, 2022
Kilian Englert and Ryan O'Boyle from the Varonis Cloud Architecture team compare and contrast Amazon Web Services S3 to traditional on-prem storage systems. Listen in as the team discusses how AWS S3 goes beyond basic data storage, and enables programmatic access to apps and services inside and outside the AWS environment.
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