PK Protect provides the ability to add a new masking method. To add a new masking method detail, click Add New Masking Method tab on the Masking Methods screen.
The Add New Masking Method screen will appear. Follow the below steps to configure Add New Masking Method:
Name: Enter a unique name to the masking method. This is a mandatory field.
Description: Enter a brief description to the masking method. This is a mandatory field.
Method Pattern: Define the masking function in the Method Pattern field for each pattern. This is a mandatory field.
Database Type: Select the database on which you want to apply dynamic masking. The Database Type drop-down displays the following values:
Column Type: The masking policy is applied according to the Column Type. Select the correct column type to apply masking. The Column Type drop-down displays the following values:
Column Visibility: The Column Visibility option provides two options based on which the column can be hidden or visible.
Hidden: Select the Hidden option if you want to hide the column for any applied masking method.
Visible: Select the Visible option if you want to make the column visible for any applied masking method.
Click Save to save the changes, else click Cancel.