Data Security, Cyber Attack Protection & Vulnerability Assessments
In a highly interconnected world, physical data and cyber security are blending into a single concept with real-world implications. The pace of the convergence has increased as physical security vendors and service companies look to leverage the power of connectivity, and as the internet of things becomes a reality.
Northdoor takes a holistic view of data security, aiming to build security into the enterprise at every level and from the ground up, rather than adding it as an after-thought. A layered approach to data security helps prevent loss or unauthorised access to data, while simultaneously making it easier for trusted stakeholders to support business operations and growth.
Our zero-trust concept for cyber security is based on the need to balance risk and productivity, so that you can protect your organisation without impeding business activity. Zero trust accepts that every device, every system and every user is a potential cyber security threat. Instead of trying to impose security from the top down and from the outside in, zero trust aims to detect and mitigate threats as they occur, wherever they occur, preventing their spread by ensuring that each point in the network has only the level of privileges it needs and no more.
Zero trust draws on new AI-powered security techniques to protect every user and every element in your infrastructure. By uniting information on threats across your hybrid infrastructure, it delivers a real-time view of risk and gives you the ability to respond rapidly and decisively.
Cyber security risks are always growing, but this may not be reflected in your organisation’s budget. With a comprehensive framework of solutions that deliver individual value but also combine into a holistic landscape, Northdoor enables you to start small, prove the business value, then build out new solutions as you identify new requirements.
Northdoor Data Security Solutions
Discover how Northdoor’s sophisticated anti-phishing solution can protect your business from becoming vulnerable to malicious actors and financial losses.
SolutionMailock Email Encryption Security
Discover how Mailock can help you achieve end-to-end email encryption, protecting your business against the regulatory, financial & reputational risks of cyber-attack
SolutionThird Party Cyber Risk
Northdoor Third Party Risk & Compliance service integrate cyber risk management into your enterprise risk management strategy.
SolutionRansomware Security Protection and Defence
Find out about Northdoor’s ransomware protection & ransomware defence to protect against ransomware cybercrime attacks on your organisation.
SolutionIBM Cloud Pak for Security
Learn how IBM Cloud Pak for Security, delivered by Northdoor, can help you protect all your on-premises & cloud environments from a single point of control
SolutionPrivileged Access Management Solution
IBM Security Verify Privilege Vault from Northdoor delivers privileged access management for better data security.
SolutionIBM Security Verify Identity and Access Management
Guided free trial of IBM security Verify Access, with consultancy, installation and configuration from data security experts | Northdoor
Mask personally identifiable data quickly, efficiently and in an easy-to-scale way across multiple systems.
Anti-fraud solutions aimed at banking & insurance sectors of the financial services industry. Our solutions help businesses defend against fraudulent activity.
SolutionAutomated Data Discovery, Classification & Remediation Platform
Northdoor data discovery solutions empower enterprises to find, manage and protect sensitive information throughout the organisation, minimising risk.
SolutionIBM Resilient (SOAR)
Discover how IBM SOAR (formerly Resilient) incident response platform empowers security experts to respond rapidly and more intelligently to cyberattacks
SolutionSmarter Data Protection – IBM Security Guardium
IBM Security Guardium provides the simplest, most robust solution for monitoring data centre access and automating compliance controls in SME organisations.
IBM Guardium Analyser helps organisations find GDPR-related data risk through data discovery, classification, and vulnerability scanning.
As an IBM partner, we offer integrated security solutions for your business. With QRadar SIEM you can identify commercial threats to protect your data
SolutionMaaS360 – Mobile Device Management
With IBM MaaS360, organisations can manage and safeguard applications and data on mobile devices of any kind.
Secure your cloud-based systems and protect sensitive data against the rising threat of cyber crime with Cloud Security from Northdoor
Cyber security is your new reality
In a highly interconnected world, physical data and cyber security are blending into a single concept with real-world implications.
The pace of the convergence has increased as physical security vendors and service companies look to leverage the power of connectivity, and as the internet of things becomes a reality.
Call Northdoor to learn how we are combating the growing threat to your data and your business:
Northdoor offers comprehensive cyber defence services to help businesses:
- Enable simple identity and access management for your hybrid and multi-cloud environments with Identity as a Service (IDaaS).
- Harness deep security insights to protect hybrid and multicloud environments against cyber threats
- Add advanced encryption services to any email platform to defend against cybercrime
- Protect users from social-engineering threats with AI-powered anti-phishing solutions
- Understand where data resides, its relationships and how to data define security and privacy policies
- Establish and maintain data governance processes and standards
- Understand and mitigate cyber risks under GDPR and related data-protection regulation
- Detect database vulnerabilities and harden repositories
- Manage privileges and authenticate users to limit data access
- Monitor transactions to enforce policies and capture detailed audit trails
- Prevent unauthorised database activities
- Block, quarantine or mask transactions that violate policy
- Protect sensitive data both at rest and in flight
- Mask or redact sensitive data in documents and forms for software testing and commercial use
- Protect databases through a variety of approaches, including masking and encryption.
- Carry out vulnerability assessments and report on findings.
Who are we doing this for?
Patient data is often shared by NHS Trusts for research purposes. Particularly in light of the GDPR and other data protection regulations, it is critical that all personal information be removed from patient records to ensure that individual patients cannot be identified. Traditionally, anonymising records was a time-consuming, manually intensive process requiring support from IT specialists.
Using a solution developed for the NHS by Northdoor, an NHS Trust deployed a data pseudonymisation solution to ensure that all personal data is removed automatically as part of the export process. As a result, a task that required one or two full-time resources is now fully automated while remaining in compliance with NHS regulations.
While external access to data was properly controlled and documented for a Japanese Bank, there were concerns about the ability to monitor internal user access to privileged information in real time. Northdoor implemented a solution that tracks access and provides audit logs for all users across all data sources, with real-time alerts configured for selected critical applications.
The Northdoor approach
Northdoor provides a comprehensive set of services around information security and works with leading global technology vendors to deploy and manage cyber security solutions.
Northdoor also offers RiskXchange, an automated, centralised solution for generating and maintaining 360° cyber risk ratings for customers, suppliers and partners.
Understanding that many businesses now run hybrid IT infrastructures split between on-premises, private and public cloud, Northdoor provides solutions that work across all platforms. By introducing highly automated security solutions, Northdoor helps businesses to protect their critical information assets in a cost-efficient manner.
As a G-Cloud 12 approved supplier, Northdoor offers accessible solutions for data discovery, classification, management and masking.
Speak to a Northdoor data security expert today:
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Download our Data Security Solutions Guides
- Discover how Northdoor helped a major global health insurer protect sensitive databases from unauthorised insider access
- Read about Northdoor’s Protect It Security Practice
- Discover and solve complex cyber security and compliance challenges with RisXchange
- Learn about the Northdoor Data Record Masking solution