DataVeil 4.9 Released

DataVeil 4.9 Released DataVeil version 4.9 has been released and is available for download at https://www.dataveil.com/my-downloads/ NEW: The Pre/Post SQL Mask Option A new mask option has been implemented that allows optional SQL code to be performed on each value: Immediately prior to being masked, and/or… Immediately after being masked. The Pre/Post SQL option will…

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Guidance for Data Masking on Azure SQL DB

Guidance for Data Masking on Azure SQL DB An increasing number of users are choosing Azure SQL DB as their data masking platform for SQL Server data. This choice does present some challenges and so we have published an article Azure SQL DB Data Masking Performance Tuning that provides some guidance and recommendations.

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DataVeil 4.8 Released

DataVeil 4.8 Released DataVeil version 4.8 has been released and is available for download at https://www.dataveil.com/my-downloads/ Performance Improvement of 20% – 300%+ Significant innovations have been implemented in DataVeil version 4.8 that can yield considerable performance improvements in many typical masking projects. Factors that influence the degree of performance improvement include: Masking of larger tables…

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Licensing Changes

Licensing Changes Some important licensing changes will be coming into effect soon as described below. New DataVeil Licensing Basis Until now, the licensing basis of the DataVeil data masking software has been primarily on the basis of the number of concurrent users. Some licenses also applied additional masking limits. A new Team license is being…

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DataVeil 4.7.6 Released

DataVeil 4.7.6 Released DataVeil version 4.7.6 has been released and is available for download at https://www.dataveil.com/my-downloads/ Where Condition Added To Sequence Mask A Where condition tab has been added to the Sequence mask. This has the effect of applying this Where condition to every mask contained in the Sequence mask. If a mask already has…

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DataVeil 4.7 Released

DataVeil 4.7 Released DataVeil version 4.7.0 has been released and is available for download from https://www.dataveil.com/my-downloads/ A Fresh Updated UI The graphical user interface has been updated from the older Java Swing/Windows look and feel to a more modern “Flat” look and feel. All the views, dialogs, windows and settings remain mostly the same so…

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Log4j CVE-2021-44228

DataVeil software does not contain log4j-core and is therefore not vulnerable to CVE-2021-44228.

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DataVeil 4.5 Macros and Components

DataVeil 4.5 Macros and Components The recently released DataVeil version 4.5 introduces Macros and Components. A DataVeil Macro is essentially a text substitution feature. Macros provide a lot of flexibility because if there are parts of a masking project that are referencing common items or values, such as the contents of Where conditions, then instead…

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Set Custom Java Home

Set Custom Java Home DataVeil and FileMasker are both Java applications and by default, upon startup, they shall automatically use the current default Java JDK installed on the operating system. In most cases this works well and ensures that DataVeil and FileMasker are using the latest and hopefully most secure and reliable versions of Java…

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Change GUI Font Size

Change GUI Font Size With the advent of the large high resolution monitors such as 4K (high-DPI) some DataVeil and FileMasker users have found that the font displayed by the GUI’s can be too small to comfortably read. It has also been noted that this can vary according to the version of Java being used.…

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