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Status Future consideration
Workspace AIX
Created by Guest
Created on Feb 22, 2021

Snap with anonymized data

For security reasons, it is becoming more and more complicated for the customer to provide SNAP to support teams when needed.
Mainly because these files contain IP addresses, hostnames and binary files.
In fact, in companies, customers have modified their process to include scans by tools that detect IP addresses, hostnames and verifie that there are no binary files.
This is mainly the case in the banking industry, but not only.
Would it be possible to create a snap command that could anonymize the data by replacing IP addresses, host names and replace the binary files with text files?

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Mar 1, 2021

    IBM has policies in place which ensure that when snap data is requested, it transported and stored in a secure manner and is only accessible to IBM personnel on a need to know basis.