PII Scanners

Tokern uses three techniques to discover sensitive data and categorize them.

System Categories

  • None
  • Unsupported
  • Phone
  • Email
  • Credit Card
  • Address
  • Person/Name
  • Location
  • Date
  • Gender
  • Nationality
  • IP Address
  • SSN
  • User Name
  • Password

Scan Techniques

  • Scan table and column names using regular expressions.
  • Scan columns from a sample set of rows using common regular expressions for different data categories.
  • Scan columns from a sample set of rows using natural language processing and regular expressions.