Category: Data Masking

Importance of Data masking

Data masking protects your information from accidental and intentional threats by ensuring that sensitive information is NOT available beyond the production environment. It is a way of creating a similar version of data that can be used for purposes such as software testing and user training. The intention is to protect the actual data and a substitute where the actual data is not required.Data masking enables you to comply with various data protection laws such as CCPA, HIPAA and PCI DSS and helps you to raise the level of security and privacy assurance. Data masking works by masking sensitive data given below (but not limited to) in non-production environments to reduce the risk of data breaches. o Personally Identifiable Information (PII) such as Social Security Number, Name, Date Of Birth, Address, and Phone Numbers, o Protected Health Information (PHI), o Payment Card Information (PCI-DSS) such as Credit Card Numbers, Card Expiry Date, etc.. DataTerrain’s data masking tool masks sensitive data in a Non-Production environment by an automated process and it reduces the risk of a data breach in Non- Production environments where data is more vulnerable. This masking activity is one-way and irreversible. Using this masking tool, we can mask […]

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DataTerrain’s Datamasking tool protects sensitive data

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DataTerrain, a leader in Business Intelligence solutions, announced the launch of its Data masking tool for customers who are looking to protect their sensitive data. Using DataTerrain’s data masking tool, customers can mask sensitive data with ease and become compliant with various privacy laws. Data Terrain’s data masking tool masks sensitive data in Non-Production environment by an automated process and it reduces the risk of a data breach in Non- Production environments where data is more vulnerable. This masking activity is one-way and irreversible. Data Terrain’s data masking tool first discovers the sensitive columns available in the database by scanning the data dictionary to find where all sensitive data is located. Sensitive columns will be discovered based on the pre-defined entries in the config file. The tool also retains referential integrity, check constraints and unique constraints and uniqueness(if a unique index exists). DataTerrain is committed to being ahead of customer BI and data needs, delivering state-of-the-art solutions to increase business productivity while reducing costs. DataTerrin’s Datamasking tool is one of the products which will achieve these goals. Customers using Datamasking tool will typically benefit from 80% reduction in effort in masking and protecting their data. Please contact connect@dataterrain.com for a […]

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