Category Archives: Security

Black Hat: Appreciating the Good in Hackers

Categories: Events Security Security, Risk, and Compliance

Last week, Cloudera had the pleasure of sending its cybersecurity team down to Las Vegas for the 16th annual Black Hat conference. The conference brings together leaders in the information security (InfoSec) community to learn about how emerging technologies are being applied to fight cyber crime. Although the 2015 videos haven’t been posted yet, here…

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Highlights: Cloudera Sessions, New York City

Categories: Enterprise Data Hub Events General Security

Cloudera Sessions – a forum dedicated to tackling big data problems with Hadoop and making advanced analytics pervasive throughout the organization – was held in New York City in July 2015.  The event brought together a stellar community of Cloudera partners, business executives, data scientists and IT staff from Fortune 500 and Global 2000 companies…

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“Enabling Big Data by Removing Security and Compliance Barriers”: A New Report by SANS

Categories: Security

SANS is the largest and most trusted source for information security training in the world and also offers a myriad of free resources to the InfoSec community including consensus projects, research reports, and newsletters. Their most recent report, “Enabling Big Data by Removing Security and Compliance Barriers” is the first comprehensive study around security and…

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Production-Ready Hadoop: An Overview of Security in Cloudera 5

Categories: Security

As Apache Hadoop becomes increasingly critical to enterprises looking to get more value from more of their data, security and governance concerns are top-of-mind when evaluating Hadoop platforms. Cloudera 5 and related releases (5.3 being the most recent of Cloudera 5.x) offers comprehensive security controls that address the four pillars of security: Perimeter, Access, Visibility,…

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