Light at End of Tunnel for EU Data Regulations

We’ve been posting about the EU’s new regulations for over two years, watching this slow train move in fits and starts. But the long strange journey may soon come to an end.  It’s now likely that the Data Protection Regulation (DPR) will be approved by the end of 2015 or early next year. Of course,…

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How Varonis Helps with UK’s Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) Data Integrity Expectations

In 2015, the Medicines & Healthcare Regulatory Agency published a Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) Data Integrity Expectations for the pharmaceutical industry. This guide is designed to emphasize the importance of data governance and to help ensure that medicine produced are of safe quality. To learn how Varonis solutions can help the pharmaceutical industry with data…

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Winner of Our Insider Threat Data Analysis Contest

Once again our readers have proven themselves up to the challenge of imaginatively solving Metadata Era contest problems. In our last go-around, we asked you to take some basic data points about file access in a hypothetical company and decide whether insiders were lurking. To refresh memories, the problem states there are 100 employees with…

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ESG Cites Varonis DatAnywhere in New “Secure Enterprise Collaboration and File Sharing” Brief

Today the renowned IT research firm Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) published a brief detailing how Varonis DatAnywhere is removing the tension between employee mobility and heightened security risks – two of the most important and often conflicting challenges faced by IT executives. You can download a copy of the ESG brief for free here. If…

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Happy 10th anniversary, Varonis!

Congratulations to us! We’ve been in business for 10 years. Since Varonis operations began in 2005, we’ve grown from a handful of people and a dream to serving more than 3,500 customers. For the past ten years, our mission has been to provide the foundation for secure and safe digital collaboration for organizations worldwide by…

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Good News from Our Varonis Connect Attendees

Between April and late May, we held 15 Varonis Connect events across the North America and Europe. The meetings brought together a wide range of Varonis’ rapidly expanding base of customers across all industries, to learn about best practices and use cases for how to utilize Varonis solutions from each other and from Varonis experts….

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We’re on Our Way to Common Criteria EAL-2 Certification

Today Varonis announced that we’ve achieved “In Evaluation” status in the Common Criteria EAL-2 Certification process. The “In Evaluation” status means that government agencies and other organizations requiring the Common Criteria EAL-2 certification can begin to consider our software for purchase. Common Criteria evaluation of security products is mandated for commercial information security products purchased…

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Interview with Privacy Expert Dr. Ann Cavoukian

I had the chance recently to speak with former Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner Dr. Ann Cavoukian about big data and privacy. Dr. Cavoukian is currently Executive Director of Ryerson University’s Privacy and Big Data Institute and is best known for her leadership in the development of Privacy by Design. When working with government agencies…

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Inbox SubZero: When Using Email Actually Hurts your Communications

Did you know that if you printed out every email you received over the past year, the HR department would still have enough toner left over to spool up your termination papers for the wanton waste of office supplies you just committed? In our professional lives, ‘waste’ is usually not so obvious, but is often…

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CRN Magazine Names Varonis’ Barbara Abboud to 2015 “Women of the Channel” List

 This week CRN published its annual “Women of the Channel” list which honors outstanding female executives across vendor channel organizations, distributors, solution providers and other women prominently involved in the IT channel ecosystem for their successes and the far-reaching impact they’re having on the tech industry. We’re pleased to report that our Director of North…

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