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  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to Test Data Management
  3. Test Data Manager
  4. Projects
  5. Policies
  6. Data Discovery
  7. Creating a Data Subset
  8. Performing a Data Masking Operation
  9. Data Masking Techniques and Parameters
  10. Plans and Workflows
  11. Monitor
  12. Reports
  13. ilmcmd
  14. Data Type Reference
  15. Data Type Reference for Hadoop

Creating a Standard Masking Rule

Creating a Standard Masking Rule

Create a rule to define a masking technique, the datatype to mask, and masking parameters that define how to apply the technique.
  1. To access the
    Policies
    view, click
    Policies
    .
  2. Click
    Actions
    New
    Masking Rule
    .
    The
    Rule Wizard
    appears.
  3. Enter a name and optional description for the rule.
  4. Select the datatype of the column to apply the masking rule to.
  5. Select the Standard masking rule.
  6. To enable users to override masking parameters for a rule, select the
    Override Allowed
    option.
  7. Click
    Next
    .
    The
    Masking Parameters
    dialog box changes based on the
    Masking Technique
    you select.
  8. Enter the masking parameters.
  9. Enter the exception handling options. Configure how to handle null or empty spaces. Configure whether to continue processing on error.
  10. Click
    Finish
    .