Database Security : KuppingerCole Leadership Compass. Database security protects databases against compromises of their integrity, confidentiality and availability.
Database security is a broad section of information security that concerns itself with protecting databases against compromises of their integrity, confidentiality and availability. It covers various security controls for the information itself stored and processed in database systems, underlying computing and network infrastructures, as well as applications accessing the data. In the Overall Leadership rating, KuppingerCole finds IBM the overall leader in Database Security based on IBM's global market presence, broad range of database security solutions, impressive financial strength, and solutions which are database agnostic.