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January 31, 2018

How To Achieve PCI Compliance for MySQL & MariaDB with ClusterControl – The Replay

Watch and listen to Laurent Blume, Unix Systems Engineer & PCI Specialist and Vinay Joosery, CEO at Severalnines, as they discuss all there is to know about how to achieve PCI compliance for MySQL &...

January 30, 2018

MySQL vs MariaDB vs Percona Server: Security Features Comparison

Security of data is critical for any organisation. It’s an important aspect that can heavily influence the design of the database environment. When deciding upon which MySQL flavour to use, you need to take into...

January 25, 2018

How to Secure Galera Cluster – 8 Tips

As a distributed database system, Galera Cluster requires additional security measures as compared to a centralized database. Data is distributed across multiple servers or even datacenters perhaps. With significant data communication happening across nodes, there...

January 23, 2018

How to Secure the ClusterControl Server

In our previous blog post, we showed you how you can secure your open source databases with ClusterControl. But what about the ClusterControl server itself? How do we secure it? This will be the topic...

January 18, 2018

Video: Ten Tips to Secure MySQL & MariaDB

This video, based on last weeks blog “Ten Tips to Achieve MySQL and MariaDB Security”, walks you through ten different items to keep in mind when deploying a MySQL or MariaDB database to production. Database...

January 17, 2018

What DBAs Should Know About HIPAA and Other Data Protection Regulations

Keeping confidential data protected is important no matter the industry, but when it comes to medical records and related data you would be pressed to find a more highly regulated industry. While most eyes are...

January 15, 2018

Securing Your MySQL Installation

Requires ClusterControl 1.2.11 or later. Applies to MySQL based clusters. During the life cycle of Database installation it is common that new user accounts are created. It is a good practice to once in a...

January 11, 2018

Ten Tips on How to Achieve MySQL and MariaDB Security

Security of data is a top priority these days. Sometimes it’s enforced by external regulations like PCI-DSS or HIPAA, sometimes it’s because you care about your customers’ data and your reputation. There are numerous aspects...

January 10, 2018

How to Secure Your Open Source Databases with ClusterControl

Security is one of the most important aspects of running a database. Whether you are a developer or a DBA, if you are managing the database, it is your responsibility to safeguard your data and...

January 8, 2018

MongoDB Security – Resources to Keep NoSQL DBs Secure

We’ve almost become desensitized to the news. It seems that every other day there is a data breach at a major enterprise resulting in confidential customer information being stolen and sold to the highest bidder....

November 29, 2017

PCI Compliance for MySQL & MariaDB With ClusterControl

We’re happy to announce that our new whitepaper PCI Compliance for MySQL & MariaDB with ClusterControl is now available to download for free! The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) is a set of...

March 22, 2017

How to Secure MySQL/MariaDB Servers

  After attacks on MongoDB databases, we have recently also seen that MySQL servers are being targeted by ransomware. This should not come as a surprise, given the increasing adoption of public and private clouds....

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