Case Study

How T.D. Williamson Taps Varonis to Reduce Security Risks, Streamline Permissions, and Maintain a Least-Privilege Model

90 million

files globally

30

countries

>60

locations

“Varonis helps us practice due diligence by providing the information we need to ensure we can make accurate permissions decisions, know immediately if sensitive information has been accessed, and, importantly, apply the principle of least privilege to file access in our global file shares.”

Greg Meador, IT Security Manager, T.D. Williamson

Challenge

The 98-year-old company needed to secure and manage nearly 90 million files globally, make accurate permissions decisions, know immediately if sensitive information has been accessed, and apply the principle of least privilege to files across its global file shares.

“Varonis is a powerful solution that provides a single portal to reference file access information."

Greg Meador, IT Security Manager, T.D. Williamson

Solution

  • Control access to sensitive data: Varonis helps the company practice due diligence by providing the information to ensure accurate permissions decisions and know immediately if sensitive information has been accessed.
  • Streamline permissions management: Varonis shortens lead times to fulfill user requests to get access to data.
  • Receive alerts on suspicious activity: DatAlert notifies IT and security staff of unusual activity across their file stores.

“Our users are happy with the shorter lead times in fulfilling their requests to get access to data. Varonis not only helps create a more secure environment, but it is also easy to use and very customer friendly.”

Greg Meador, IT Security Manager, T.D. Williamson

Customer Profile

  • Customer: T.D. Williamson
  • Industry: Energy
  • Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.

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