Recent data security breaches have emphasized the necessity for the effective management of information, especially as it relates to an individual’s data privacy. The 7th Principle of the DPA claims that appropriate measures shall be taken against unauthorized or illegal processing of personal data and accidental loss or damage of, or damage to, personal data. So, the bottom line is, if the data is delicate or personal it must be protected – of that there is no doubt.
Data obfuscation facilitates the hiding of sensitive data from insiders (e.g. application developers and testers) while keeping the obfuscated data genuine and, …...Read More