IBM Shows Off Way to Hide Confidential Data Online

2009-07-09T14:07:00
ID IBM-SHOWS-WAY-HIDE-CONFIDENTIAL-DATA-ONLINE-070909/72915
Type threatpost
Reporter Dennis Fisher
Modified 2013-04-17T16:38:53

Description

From Network World (Michael Cooney)

Researchers at IBM have developed software that uses optical character recognition and screen scraping to identify and cover up confidential data.

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