IBM Security Guardium is a very useful tool to classify the sensitive data on your relational or non-relational databases, and monitor the activities of end users that can access the databases, like DBAs, Application Developers, etc. It supports almost every database and operating system platforms on our environment, so we can use it wherever our critical data is stored. IBM Security Guardium also helps organizations to be ready for audits like SOX, PCI, HIPAA, GDPR and etc. It has accelerators to be ready for almost every popular audits. The predefined policies and reports help us to pass the audits.
As everybody knows, GDPR will affect all the auditing mechanisms in the organizations. Every organizations store data that are subject to GDPR. IBM Security Guardium can easily find the tables,fields, views that stores the GDPR related data with its predefined classifications policies. It is free with base license. We are also using Guardium Vulnerability assessment tool to find the vulnerabilities about privilege, configuration and authentication on our databases.