Descriptor English: Data Anonymization
Descriptor Spanish: Anonimización de la Información
Descriptor anonimización de datos
Entry term(s) desidentificación
enmascaramiento de datos
Scope note: Eliminación de la información de identificación personal a través del cifrado u otros métodos.
Descriptor Portuguese: Anonimização de Dados
Descriptor French: Anonymisation des données
Entry term(s): Anonymization, Data
Data Masking
De Identification
Masking, Data
Tree number(s): H01.770.644.205
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Removal of personally identifiable information via encryption or other methods.
Allowable Qualifiers: ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
ST standards
Public MeSH Note: 2016
History Note: 2016
Related: Personally Identifiable Information MeSH
DeCS ID: 56149
Unique ID: D000068240
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Date Established: 2016/01/01
Date of Entry: 2015/07/06
Revision Date: 2017/07/03
Data Anonymization - Preferred
Concept UI M000602181
Scope note Removal of personally identifiable information via encryption or other methods.
Preferred term Data Anonymization
Entry term(s) Anonymization, Data
De-Identification - Narrower
Concept UI M000624127
Preferred term De-Identification
Entry term(s) De Identification
Data Masking - Narrower
Concept UI M000602182
Preferred term Data Masking
Entry term(s) Masking, Data

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