The University of Texas at Austin

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!