What is PII?
Personally identifiable information (PII), is data that is used to identify individuals. It can be information such as social security numbers, phone numbers, physical addresses or IP addresses. It can also be a combination of information types, like a birthdate, credit card number and a first and last name. Types of PII include names, work emails, personal emails, home addresses, phone numbers, gender, race, ethnicity, medical data, photographs, geolocations, medical records, and log-in credentials.
See DataGuard in Action
Our customers use DataGuard to develop a complete understanding of:
- What data they have
- Where it is located
- Who and what is entitled to it
- How it is secured
- In what manner it has been accessed