How to Use a PDF Redaction Tool with a Redacted Document Policy

SearchSecurity logoHow to use a PDF redaction tool with a redacted document policy
by Michael Cobb


Releasing electronic documents without properly preparing them can cause serious breaches in data security. It’s an obvious yet common way for sensitive data to leak out of an enterprise.

“There are third-party redaction products available as an alternative to upgrading to a Pro version of Adobe. Appligent Document Solutions was the first company to provide redaction tools for PDF documents with the release of the Redax plug-in for Adobe Acrobat “

Redaction helps to protect intellectual property, as well as information considered to be sensitive or private, and is an important security process for any organisation that handles classified, sensitive or private information. Redacting poorly can be costly.

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