9 Nov 2018
The release of Acra version 0.84.0 marks the new frontier for the data security suite.
28 Sep 2018
Key rotation made easy — if client application is compromised, the new AcraRotate utility lets you update storage keys and re-encrypt the data. SQL filtering got more flexible with new 6 patterns (including SUBQUERY and LIST_OF_VALUES), allowing you to set up accepted queries very carefully and block malicious requests. Read the full post for more details on how Acra 0.83.0 helps protecting your databases.
20 Sep 2018
Mapping data privacy regulation to changes in database structure, updates in DevOps practices, backups, and restricted processing. A methodical developer’s perspective.
16 Aug 2018
How we detect massive data leaks and firewall exfiltration in Acra.
14 Aug 2018
Introducing AcraTranslator — store AcraStructs wherever it is convenient now. Plus we've added pattern matching for SQL filtering in AcraCensor and number of other improvements.
13 Jul 2018
An overview of the conferences and meetups in which the Cossack Labs team particiated recently. Also, the first-ever post on our blog containing emoji.
6 Jul 2018
This release brings better prevention of SQL injections with the new AcraCensor, better handling of real-life SQL queries (including prepared statements and complex JOINs), and a lot of improvements in other key areas of Acra.
31 May 2018
We couldn’t wait till summer so the new slick version of Acra is here. Better, cooler, with improved usability and all renamed.
29 May 2018
We tried out and described a few approaches to reducing the size of Docker images for the components of our database encryption suite Acra. As a result, we found a way to reduce the container size by roughly 62 times.
13 Apr 2018
Acra 0.77.0 is here! We’ve added integration with MySQL databases and made Acra even more useful adding a firewall for SQL requests, a web configuration utility, and a huge selection of Docker compose files you can easily try Acra with.