Protect Dark Data


Search & Secure Unstructured Sources

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Discover, Deliver & Delete PII

Find sensitive data in semi- or unstructured sources using multiple search techniques. Use the search results to simultaneously (or later) extract, redact, or fix the PII to comply with GDPR data portability, erasure, or rectification provisions.

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Local or Cloud Protection

Whether the PII is on your desktop, across your network, or in cloud straorge, DarkShield can protect it. DarkShield finds and masks sensitive information in multiple unstructured DB and file formats in multiple silos via GUI or API.

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Generate Audit-Ready Reports

Query and display DarkShield search and remediation results in its built-in, interactive dashboard. Or, use IRI CoSort or your RDB in Eclipse. Or, export log data and customize the information display in SIEM tools like Datadog or Splunk ES:

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Search PII

Separates or combines -- and saves for modification and reuse -- PII discovery, delivery, de-identification, and/or reporting jobs.

Masking functions

 Supports multiple data masking functions, including deletion (erasure), encryption, hashing, pseudonymization, and randomization.

Finding named entities

Leverages named-entity recognition (NER), machine-learning and natural language processing for finding named entities in context.

Consolidates searches

Allows lookup value, pattern definition, bounding box, and NER models to be combined and reused, consolidating searches and saving time.

Right-to-be forgotten

Marries multiple right-to-be forgotten and data portability requests in find/fix operations, matching against specified or listed names.

Maximum search

Works across multiple drives, nodes, and threads for maximum search and remediation performance in volume.

Same Eclipse job

Operates in the same Eclipse job design and metadata environment with IRI Voracity data governance and management, or via RPC API:.

Licensing options

Features affordable licensing options (standalone, bundled, or free in IRI Voracity).