Gartner Research

Overview: Data Obfuscation (Masking, Privacy, Scrambling): Many Names for the Same Technique

Published: 29 July 2008

ID: G00160319

Analyst(s): Joseph Feiman

Summary

Sensitive data should not be exposed to possible abuse from enterprises' insiders, such as programmers and database administrators. Data obfuscation techniques enable hiding such data, and yet keep obfuscated data testable.

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