Welcome to the NetFlow Auditor Blog

How NetFlow Solves for Mandatory Data Retention Compliance

Posted by Rafi Sabel on Aug 8, 2016 11:24:23 AM

Compliance in IT is not new and laws regulating how organizations should manage their customer data exist such as: HIPPA, PCI, SCADA and Network transaction logging has begun to be required of business. Insurance companies are gearing up to qualify businesses by the information they retain to protect their services and customer information. Government and industry regulations and enforcement are becoming increasingly stringent.

Most recently many countries have begun to implement Mandatory Data Retention laws for telecom service providers.

Read More

Topics: NetFlow, Data Retention Compliance

How to Achieve Security and Data Retention Compliance Obligations with NetFlow

Posted by Rafi Sabel on Jan 12, 2016 8:16:00 AM

Information retention, protection and data compliance demands are an important concern for modern organizations. And with data being generated at staggering rates and new entry points to networks (mobile devices, wireless network, etc.) adding their own levels of complexity, adherence to compliance obligations can prove challenging. In addition, when considering high profile network hacks such as the Sony, Dropbox and Target intrusions, it quickly becomes clear that no organization is immune to the possibility of having their systems compromised. This backdrop demonstrates the importance of finding a suitable network monitoring solution that is able to navigate the tightrope between meeting regulatory requirements without placing too much strain on hardware resources.

Read More

Topics: NetFlow, Data Retention Compliance