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encryptedDB

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encryptedDB is an encrypted database for the cloud. It can protect information related to personal, health or financial data, while still support the same functionality as a non encrypted database.

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encryptedDB

  1. 1. encryptedDB Efficient encrypted databases in the cloud Services & Applications area March 2014
  2. 2. Problem ● Sensitive data is placed every day in the cloud ● The cloud is an unreliable environment: ○ Confidentiality must be guaranteed against service providers and external attackers ○ Necessity to protect data during communications and storage ● Encrypting is an overkilling solution. Encrypted databases have trouble executing queries over ciphered data
  3. 3. Solution ● encryptedDB is an encrypted database for the cloud that supports the same functionality as a non encrypted database ● It can protect information related to: ○ Personal data ○ Health data ○ Financial data ○ Business and companies ○ Other sensitive data
  4. 4. Main features ● Client-side encryption: ○ Encryption is transparent to users and applications ○ The cloud never has access to clear data ● Extended functionality: ○ Efficient queries over encrypted database fields regardless of underlying data types ○ Improved scalability by combining relational and non relational databases
  5. 5. Lilian Adkinson Orellana ladkinson@gradiant.org Services & Applications area March 2014

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