PII data search and classification

Applies to: Dataedo 8.x versions, Article available also for: 10.x (current), 9.x, 7.x
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This feature is available in from version 7.5 in Enterprise plan.

Dataedo has built in data classification function to help you find and label Personally Indentifiable Information (PII) data in all your databases.


Dataedo PII data classification has a list of built in fields it searches for in the repository. More about it here. Those fields are:

Non-sensitive PII:

  • Address Location
  • Date of Birth
  • Ethnicity
  • Gender

Sensitive PII:

  • Address
  • Bank Account
  • Credit Card No
  • Driver's License
  • Email
  • Face Photo
  • Login
  • Name
  • National ID
  • Passport
  • Phone
  • Social Media
  • Social Security No
  • Tax ID

Running classification

To run PII data discovery and classification click Data Classification button from the ribbon and choose Personally Identifiable Information (PII).

Learn how to classify PII data here.

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