Chapter 7. Security

This chapter describes security in Neo4j.

To protect your data, first ensure your physical data security by following industry best practices with regard to server and network security. Ensure that your Neo4j deployment adheres to your company’s information security guidelines by setting up the appropriate authentication and authorization rules.

This chapter includes the following:

Additionally, logs can be useful for continuous analysis, or for specific investigations. Facilities are available for producing security event logs as well as query logs as described in Chapter 8, Monitoring.