Access Keys:
Skip to content (Access Key - 0)

Q: What kinds of data will Spirion (formerly Identity Finder) find?

Answer

Spirion (formerly Identity Finder) by default will find the following data:

  • Social Security numbers
  • Credit card numbers
  • Debit card numbers
  • Bank account numbers
  • Driver's license or State ID numbers
  • Passwords

However, if your business area handles other types of data, policies can be set so that scans can pick up additional types of data, including:

  • Health (PCI) data
  • Dates of birth
  • Phone numbers
  • Personal addresses
  • Canadian SIN
  • Australian TFN
  • United Kingdom NINO
  • United Kingdom NHS
  • Custom sensitive data
  • Passport numbers
  • Mother's maiden names
If you haven't found the answer to your question on this page, try the [Spirion (formerly Identity Finder) FAQ]. Users of MIT-owned computers can request a copy of Spirion (formerly Identity Finder) via: idfinder-help@mit.edu.

IS&T Contributions

Documentation and information provided by IS&T staff members


Last Modified:

October 13, 2016

Get Help

Request help
from the Help Desk
Report a security incident
to the Security Team
Labels:
c-idf c-idf Delete
identity identity Delete
finder finder Delete
data data Delete
c-spirion c-spirion Delete
Enter labels to add to this page:
Please wait 
Looking for a label? Just start typing.
Feedback
This product/service is:
Easy to use
Average
Difficult to use

This article is:
Helpful
Inaccurate
Obsolete
Adaptavist Theme Builder (4.2.3) Powered by Atlassian Confluence 3.5.13, the Enterprise Wiki