Continuous Security, Privacy, and Governance for AWS Environments

Protect your data, maintain customer privacy and achieve compliance with Privacera across your favorite AWS services.

Deep Data Discovery & Classification

Privacera automatically profiles and scans data in Amazon S3 as well as across tables/schemas in AWS Glue, Amazon DynamoDB, and other AWS databases and analytics services. Privacera uses machine learning and rules to detect and classify sensitive data, which is then tagged and stored in the Privacera catalog.

Authentication Broker

The Privacera authentication broker translates enterprise authentication standards to enable users to securely log into AWS services. Privacera works with industry standards such as SAML, OAuth, and others.

Fine-Grained Access Management

Privacera leverages Apache Ranger to enable column, row and file-level access management and enforce centralized access policies across Amazon S3, Amazon EMR, Amazon Redshift and other AWS services.

Data Anonymization and Masking

Privacera de-identifies sensitive data with masking or encryption methods. Data can be anonymized before it lands in Amazon S3 or Privacera can dynamically de-anonymize the data based on user-level policies when it is accessed in Amazon EMR and other AWS services.

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Row, column and file-level access management across AWS services.

Automated policy management for user access, reducing manual repetitive tasks.

Comply with privacy and security regulations such as CCPA, GDPR and others.

Privacera Integrates with Your Favorite AWS Services

Privacera supports data security, privacy and governance across the following AWS services.

Balance Governance and Security with the Need to Use Data for Analytics

Privacera integrates seamlessly with AWS and provides continuous security and privacy across the stack, including enabling data anonymization and masking for analytics.

Integrate with AWS Services

Privacera natively integrates with Amazon S3, Amazon EMR, Amazon Athena and other AWS services.

Scan and Profile All Data in Amazon S3 and other AWS Databases

Privacera scans and profiles any new data landing in Amazon S3 and across databases such as Amazon RDS. Privacera uses machine learning and rules to accurately identify specific data types and apply tags.

Enable Comprehensive Access Management

Privacera authentication broker integrates with common enterprise authentication standards such as LDAP, SAML and can translate user logins to access tokens that are understood by AWS. Privacera access management consists of a centralized policy manager and ephemeral enforcement points that are initiated as needed.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Privacera replace IAM policies?

Privacera does not replace IAM. Depending on the AWS service, Privacera can manage IAM roles and user assignments based on its own policies.

Does Privacera access management add any performance overhead?

Privacera differs from others solutions that act as middlemen for managing data requests and accessing data on behalf of the service. Privacera’s lightweight access enforcement points add minimal processing to an existing user request.

Where is Privacera installed?

Privacera is implemented within the customer’s Amazon Virtual Private Cloud or AWS account.

Resources & Latest News


Security and Privacy for Modern Data Platforms

Learn how to enable comprehensive security, privacy and governance in big data and cloud environments using Privacera.


Privacera for Amazon EMR

Use this link to request a Docker package to install fine-grained access control to Amazon EMR.

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