PII Data Security in a Hybrid and Multicloud World
Data that can be used to uniquely identify a specific individual is considered as Personally Identifiable Information (PII). Common examples that have been traditionally considered as the most sensitive PII data are SSNs, mailing addresses, email addresses, and phone numbers since each can be used to uniquely identify an individual. However, with an exponential rise in the volume of data collected from social media, mobile devices, websites, and various user tracking technologies, a lot of other secondary data that may not seem like PII data by itself could be used in combination with other sets of collected information to identify an individual.
In this whitepaper, you will learn:
The common challenges with identification and deidentification of PII data.