windowsnerd.com

notes from an admin for himself. you can read it if you want.

Entries Comments


Custom Search






How to find credit card numbers and social security numbers on an employee workstation

8 July, 2012 (18:49) | How to, Monitoring, security, software

Cornell developed their spider program a while ago. You can search for anything on a machine using regular expressions with this tool. It takes a bloody long time to search an entire hard drive so hopefully you have the user locked down to write access in My docs or the equal on linux/osx. This tool has to run as administrator or a service on newer versions of windows so plan accordingly when automating.

I use this to search for HIPAA data and credit cards. Works pretty well, I write the log file out to a server over an IPsec encrypted tunnel. Download and enjoy:

http://www2.cit.cornell.edu/security/tools/

«

  »

Write a comment