Scan Sensitive Files and Buckets - AWS DLP for S3


  • Implementing AWS DLP for S3 is crucial for safeguarding data stored in Amazon S3.
  • Strac DLP is a tailored solution designed specifically for AWS S3, offering versatile scanning and customized detection.
  • Strac DLP provides automated remediation and seamless integration with existing AWS infrastructure.
  • With Strac DLP, compliance with global regulations is ensured.
  • Fortify your data repositories and confidently navigate the digital realm using Strac DLP for AWS S3.

Why Implement AWS DLP for S3?

Amazon S3 has revolutionized how businesses store and manage their data. With its vast and scalable storage solutions, AWS S3 is undeniably a cornerstone of the cloud infrastructure for countless organizations. However, with great power comes great responsibility. The importance of safeguarding the data housed within S3 cannot be overstated. Here's where Data Loss Prevention (DLP) for S3 becomes an imperative:

  • Volume & Complexity: S3 buckets can house petabytes of data. Implementing AWS DLP for S3 is crucial for ensuring the security of data stored in Amazon S3. The sheer volume and the diverse nature of data (from employee records to customer transactions) call for automated and robust DLP solutions.
  • Accidental Exposure: Misconfigurations have led to several instances where S3 buckets were unintentionally exposed to the public. DLP acts as a vigilant guard, ensuring such oversights are promptly addressed.
  • Regulatory Adherence: Just as with CloudWatch, data in S3 often falls under stringent global regulations. DLP ensures that compliance isn't just a checkbox but a continuously maintained standard.
  • Enhanced Data Management: With DLP, data isn't just stored; it's smartly managed. From classifying data based on sensitivity to enforcing retention policies, DLP brings method to the madness.
  • Proactive Threat Mitigation: Internal and external threats are ever-evolving. A comprehensive DLP solution continuously monitors and reacts to unusual data access patterns, ensuring threats are nipped in the bud.

Strac DLP: Tailored for AWS S3

Strac DLP isn't a generic solution—it's meticulously designed with AWS S3 in mind. Here's how Strac DLP stands out:

  • Versatile Scanning: Whether your S3 bucket contains structured databases, unstructured documents, or intricate media files, Strac DLP scans it all with precision.
  • Customized Detection: With Strac DLP, you're in the driver's seat. Define and configure what constitutes 'sensitive' for your business, and let our solution do the heavy lifting. Curious about what we consider sensitive? Explore our extensive catalog here. Get alerts and notifications to take actions.
  • Anomaly Detection: Who accessed what files/buckets and if there is an anomaly in file downloads
  • Automated Remediation: Detection is half the battle. Strac DLP is equipped to take corrective actions, be it adjusting permissions or have automated approval workflows ensuring that your data remains uncompromised.
  • Seamless Integration: Strac DLP seamlessly integrates with your existing AWS infrastructure, ensuring that the addition of a security layer doesn't translate to operational complexity.
  • Unwavering Compliance: With Strac DLP, rest assured that your S3 data storage and management align perfectly with regulations like GDPR, HIPAA, PCI, CCPA, and beyond.

In a world where data is the new gold, it's essential to have fortifications in place. With Strac DLP for AWS S3, fortify your data repositories and navigate the digital realm with confidence.


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