There are several tools and products that may be useful for anonymizing data. This list does not constitute an endorsement of any of these resources and you should closely investigate any resouce before choosing to purchase or make use of it yourself.
- Spirion - A commercial product designed to prevent data leakage and protect sensitive information.
- Simple Data Masking - A commercial product that enables the randomisation, substitution, hashing, shuffling, date aging or decryption/encryption of data.
- Spider - An open source tool from Cornell University for locating sensitive data. Requires a degree of technical knowledge or the assistance of local tech support to run.
- QualAnon - A tool for anonymizing interview transcripts, typed field notes or other qualitative data. QualAnon uses a name key created by the user with a list of names and corresponding pseudonyms to change identified names into the specified pseudonyms.