Identity Finder is an application that searches your computer for personally identifiable information and then gives you options for removing or protecting that data. Departments that handle sensitive or confidential data can install Identity Finder by following the instructions to find and install software.

Note: Identity Finder is only licensed for installation on Bucknell University owned Mac and Windows computers.

Identity Finder for Mac

Begin by launching Identity Finder:

Then create a profile and a password:

Start a search:

View the results:

Take action – shred, scrub, secure, or quarantine personally identifiable information:

Learn more about Identity Finder:

Identity Finder for Windows

Begin by launching Identity Finder:

Then create a profile and a password:

Start a search:

View the search results:

Take action – shred, scrub, secure, or quarantine personally identifiable information:

Learn more about Identity Finder:

For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk at 570.577.7777 or techdesk@bucknell.edu.

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