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What is Amazon Macie?

Amazon Macie is a security service that uses machine learning to automatically discover, classify, and protect sensitive data in AWS. Amazon Macie recognizes sensitive data such as personally identifiable information (PII) or intellectual property, and provides you with dashboards and alerts that give visibility into how this data is being accessed or moved.

Amazon Macie Details
Product Description

Amazon Macie is a security service that uses machine learning to automatically discover, classify, and protect sensitive data in AWS. Amazon Macie recognizes sensitive data such as personally identifiable information (PII) or intellectual property, and provides you with dashboards and alerts that give visibility into how this data is being accessed or moved.


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AWS
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AMZN
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Year Founded
2006
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Seattle, WA
Total Revenue (USD mm)
$177,866
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Small-Business(50 or fewer emp.)
Validated Reviewer
Review source: Invitation from G2
Describe the project or task the provider helped with:

Amazon Macie looks for sensitive data such as passwords that you store in AWS, applies risk ratings to your different collections of data and then alerts you to unusual access patterns that could indicate a security threat Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you like best?

Amazon Macie is easy to integrate and a lot of analytics to inform you of any suspicious behavior. the underlying technology is something we could not have replicated in-house. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you dislike?

Amazon Macie is multiple step tool in order to ensure that there is no way for attacks to find any room to hash any sensitive information. It took long to step up yet worth the hassle Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

Recommendations to others considering the provider:

The granular level of inspection, detail and intelligence that Amazon Macie applies is giving us continuous insights into areas of our cloud infrastructure and practices, enabling us to achieve things that would have been unwieldy or even not possible until now Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

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Enterprise(> 1000 emp.)
Validated Reviewer
Review source: G2 Gives Campaign
Describe the project or task the provider helped with:

Macie helped me find a user that was creating instances outside of our VPC. This is the only way that I would have found this. Go AI. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you like best?

Macie helped me find a user that was creating instances outside of our VPC. This is the only way that I would have found this. Go AI. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you dislike?

The only thing I dislike is the fact that the cost for monitoring s3 is extremely expensive when you are dealing with billions of objects. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

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Mid-Market(51-1000 emp.)
Validated Reviewer
Review source: Invitation from G2
Describe the project or task the provider helped with:

Amazon macie helped automate the long process of move sensitive Data between two databases Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you like best?

The documentation and customer supported made it easy to transition to the service Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you dislike?

Setting up the environment took a while Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

Recommendations to others considering the provider:

If you feel comfortable with your current security protocols I advise you to step out and try tools that would advance them and I can definitely recommend Amazon Macie Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

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Enterprise(> 1000 emp.)
Validated Reviewer
Review source: Invitation from G2
Describe the project or task the provider helped with:

Amazon Macie, recognizes personally identifiable information, intellectual property, and other sensitive data and provides visibility into access and movement. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you like best?

The alerts generated by Macie like a basic alert if it recognized Ransomware blocking access to certain files in your data store. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you dislike?

Still in the early stages of using it, so not much to complain. It works like a charm Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

Recommendations to others considering the provider:

Macie is likely to become handier when it is available across AWS' data stores. Once Macie is supported across AWS repositories it'll apply to big data applications. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

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Small-Business(50 or fewer emp.)
Validated Reviewer
Review source: Organic
Describe the project or task the provider helped with:

1. Using all amazon Services along with Required statistics.

2. Pulling and updating database is really easy. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you like best?

1. 2 FA for all users. Really good to prevent from frauds.

2. Amazing user interface and support from Amazon.

3. Nice UI and Operations. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you dislike?

Support for ticketing issues is better option as well.

Helps in securing more context. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

Recommendations to others considering the provider:

Well equipped with amazon technologies is a plus Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

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Small-Business(50 or fewer emp.)
Validated Reviewer
Review source: Invitation from G2
Describe the project or task the provider helped with:

We were looking for security for AWS and signed up for AMacie. It was supposed to be a solution that worked Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you like best?

It was reasonably priced and was easy to deploy. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you dislike?

It did not supply the needed security and was not as complete as was described Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

Recommendations to others considering the provider:

I would look elsewhere for your security needs Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

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Growth & Community Management
Internet
Small-Business(50 or fewer emp.)
Validated Reviewer
Review source: Invitation from G2
Describe the project or task the provider helped with:

It's pretty easy to use and actually get tings going. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you like best?

How easy it is to use it and it's features. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you dislike?

Everything except how easy it is to use it. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

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Mid-Market(51-1000 emp.)
Validated Reviewer
Review source: Organic
Describe the project or task the provider helped with:

Honestly, I think that we are are on the 2050 year because the intelligence. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you like best?

The intelligence and the way that they attend you as costumer is the best, it is noticeable that is Amazon. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you dislike?

Honestly, I'm completely happy with all of this Amazon company. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

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Enterprise(> 1000 emp.)
Validated Reviewer
Review source: Invitation from G2
Describe the project or task the provider helped with:

Our company is using Amazon Macie to better secure our clients data and do a better job of ensuring we become a one stop shop for their data needs. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you like best?

Not sure yet. Need more time to evaluate. The idea of the service is interesting to me. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you dislike?

Hard to quantify the impacts the service has on our business right now. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

Recommendations to others considering the provider:

Definitely check to see how this product fits business development goals. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

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Research Scientist
Higher Education
Enterprise(> 1000 emp.)
Validated Reviewer
Review source: Organic
Describe the project or task the provider helped with:

It help to save data, and also have access to all your software. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you like best?

You can use needed software everywhere.. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you dislike?

It is not user-friendly and it is expensive. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

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Enterprise(> 1000 emp.)
Validated Reviewer
Review source: Invitation from G2
Describe the project or task the provider helped with:

Amazon Macie is a security service which we use for classifying and protecting data stored in AWS.

Amazon system gives us very large possibilities to improve data security and at the same time is very easy to use. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you like best?

The application interface is very easy to use. The implementation of the system is very fast and easy. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you dislike?

The software manufacturer can add several reports and dashboards with information about our entire environment Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

Recommendations to others considering the provider:

You have to check it Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

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GM
Enterprise(> 1000 emp.)
Validated Reviewer
Review source: Invitation from G2
Describe the project or task the provider helped with:

Data Security Automation - we were looking at a data security tool for automation and it worked very well for us to start with and we really got used to the product. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you like best?

Security issues of Amazon is great and we really took this tool for the security aspect of the business. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

What do you dislike?

Nothing yet we are still using the tool. Review collected by and hosted on G2.com.

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