As part of digital transformation through cloud adoption, organization requires a way to deliver consistent security across multiple clouds and protecting everyone using their data. If your company uses Salesforce, ServiceNow, Office365, Box, Dropbox, social media, and similar popular “BYOApps,” Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) becomes the registrar, auditor, connection broker, filter and infiltration/exfiltration monitor.CASBs arrived to help give organizations much deeper visibility into cloud and software-as-a-service (SaaS) usage — down to individual file names and data elements.
CASB acts as a gatekeeper by extending an organization’s security controls of their infrastructure to the cloud. CASBs ensure network traffic for both on-premises devices and cloud providers comply strictly with the organization’s security policies.
Cydentiq’s Cloud Access Security Broker solution provides you the key benefits:
- CASB can help you discover cloud services and find redundancies in functionality and license costs. It allows you to locate shadow IT cloud services and gain visibility into user activity with sanctioned cloud applications.
- CASB help to safeguard the privacy of personal and corporate data by enforcing DLP policies to meet data residency and compliance requirements.
- Cloud DLP detection mechanisms allow for high accuracy in enforcing data-centric security such as encryption, tokenization, access control, and information rights management.
- Threat Protectionagainst cloud threats by detecting and responding to negligent or malicious insider threats, privileged user threats, and compromised accounts.