The University of Texas at Austin
As part of the Web Central Services Retirement project, the ITS website will be retired. Information about IT services will be replaced by two new sites, IT@UT and UT ServiceNow, and ITS departmental information will be migrated to a new location. All changes will be completed by 7/28/2016.

Identity Finder


Identity Finder helps prevent identity theft by finding and securing sensitive personal information (see SENF for a no-cost UT Austin tool). It searches for financial information, personal healthcare information, and many other forms of private information. Identity Finder searches files, e-mails, web browser data, and system configuration areas. For more information including free trial software, refer to the Identity Finder Web site.


  • Finds all occurrences of Social Security Numbers, Credit Card Numbers, Bank Account Numbers, and Passwords
  • Capable of finding user customizable identity types
  • Displays results in preview window for immediately analysis
  • Allows you to shred and delete sensitive data or
  • Allows you to encrypt the file, so you don't need to destroy the information to protect it
  • Simple wizard interface

System Requirements

For information on system requirements, please consult the Identity Finder Web site.


Discounted Enterprise Edition, Faculty/Staff, and Student pricing is available. Please contact Identity Finder for actual pricing.

We Can Help

Get help from an expert:

* UT Service Desk

* Call us at 512-475-9400

* Submit a help request online

We also have a walk-in service in the first floor lobby of the Flawn Academic Center (FAC). Stop by and let us help you!