Go ahead and steal this database

Adopt a hacker's mentality and assume that your employees might be tempted to pilfer information.
was the message in a recent article in Forbes.com on data masking, which modifies the data to remove its sensitive nature. The main drivers for this technology are the changes in compliance regulations and the need to ensure the security of the data given that outsourced software development is essentially "surrendering company databases to unknown, and possibly unvetted, programmers at home and abroad..."

Src: Steal This Database | Forbes.com

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