De-identification refers to the process of removing or transforming personally identifiable information in data to reduce its identifiability.

Characteristics[편집 | 원본 편집]

It typically involves keeping some non-identifying information intact while altering or removing potentially identifying elements, such as names or social security numbers.

Purpose[편집 | 원본 편집]

Primarily used for purposes like research or statistical analysis, aiming to minimize identification risks while maintaining the utility of the original data.

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