Privado automatically discovers the following privacy information in our scans:
Permissions for Mobile Apps
Navigate to the Repositories tab where you will see the list of your code repository with completed scan status
Click the repository name to see the details of the scan results. You will be redirected to the repository detail page.
The overview section of the repository page displays the privacy information on the left like Purposes of Processing and gives you a summary of data processing like total data elements processed, third-party integrations. It also gives you a list of active privacy issues created by Privado because of new code changes.
Navigate to the Data Elements section by clicking on the tab or View all data elements. Privado discovers all personal data being processed by your products or applications and categorizes them into data categories. We also assign a sensitivity to each data element that goes in the overall risk calculation of the repository.
At the top, we give an overview of the total data elements discovered along with a count of data categories and sensitive data elements. The data element table gives you the following attributes to sort, filter:
Data Element: The data elements we discovered in the code repository
Confidence: Categorizes the discovered data elements in two buckets, High and Low confidence. High confidence data elements are accurate most of the time and Low confidence data elements are wrong most of the time
Sensitivity: A configurable value to denote the risk of data elements. This allows you to add context to data elements like location data is personal data under GDPR but in your company's context could be of high risk to your users and you should mark it as High Sensitivity.
Occurrence: These are locations in your code where we discovered the data element. You can click on it to see the exact location of the data element in your code. We label the identified code as yellow, you can copy and share occurrences internally for further investigation
Viewing data element in code:
Click on the occurrence of the data element you want to see and it will open the code location where we found the data element:
Use the arrow buttons to see other occurrences. The confidence of each discovery is listed at the bottom. You can also give feedback on the discovery and improve future results.
Privado automatically discovers any third-party integration in your product or applications. Navigate to the Third-Party section by clicking on the Vendors tab or by clicking View all vendors.
Logo: We display the logo of the third party for easy identification
Vendor Name: This is the name of the third party we have discovered
Domain: Here we display the URL that was integrated into your code or the SDK that was part of your code because of which this third party was discovered
Category: Some examples, Information Technology, Finance, Infrastructure
Description: Summary of the parent company of the third party
Occurrence: These are locations in your code where we discovered the third parties. You can click on it to see the exact location of the third parties in your code. We label the identified code as yellow, you can copy and share occurrences internally for further investigation
Permissions for Mobile Apps
For your Android& iOS applications, we discover the app permissions that collect or process personal data. To find out the app-permissions, scroll down on the Overview page: