New Service Launched – PostgreSQL Security Audit

Oxford, United Kingdom – January 11, 2017

2ndQuadrant announced today the launch of a new service – PostgreSQL Security Audit. With the increasing number of attacks businesses are faced with in various shapes and forms, it is of utmost importance that the database is hardened to the extent possible. 2ndQuadrant believes that identifying breach points and securing the vulnerabilities is the best way to ensure that your business is not impacted by a hack attack.

2ndQuadrant identifies 5 Good Reasons to get a Security Audit:

  1. Ensure SLAs are met
  2. Classify vulnerabilities
  3. Validate security of backups and backup channels
  4. Identify outdated software and libraries
  5. Optimize logging/auditing

Following areas are listed as covered as part of the audit:

  1. Operating system security
  2. Network security strategy
  3. User authentication levels
  4. Schema level security
  5. Data encryption
  6. Backup security
  7. Row level security



Our team boasts over 100 years of combined contributions in the PostgreSQL project, earning us the prestigious title of Platinum Sponsors of the community. With over 15 years of customer engagements, we have the knowledge and experience to analyze, review, and recommend a customized plan of action to ensure your system and its data is as secure as possible against attack. Through these engagements, our experts regularly identify common security risks and contribute towards the development of features that fix them in PostgreSQL.

Who better to help you secure your database from potential attacks than people who have developed those security features?