How to Encrypt a PII information field in uKnowva

To ensure certain PII (Personally Identifiable Information) information is encrypted and stored in database, you can follow below steps

Step 1: Go to uKnowva Configuration --> Profile fields manager

Step 2: Select the field you wish to encrypt and store

Step 3: Select the type of field as Encrypted Text

Note: In case you are already LIVE and are trying to do this, then please take a backup of the data from user m...

How does uKnowva ensure GDPR Compliance

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What is GDPR?

GDPR is a regulation that entails businesses protecting the personal data and privacy of EU citizens. In fact, the regulation also demands the monitoring of data that is exported outside the EU. The European Parliament adopted the GDPR in April 2016, replacing a rather...

How is uKnowva secured from the Log4j RCE vulnerability CVE-2021-44228

Apache Log4j is a Java based logging utility. Apache Log4j2 versions 2.0-alpha1 through 2.16.0 did not protect from uncontrolled recursion from self-referential lookups which resulted in allowing Remote code execution and a backdoor entry to hackers.

Are uKnowva Servers affected by this?

uKnowva runs on LAMP stack and this vulnerability has affected Apache servers running Java. Since we are running Apache for PHP and are not using any Java utilities, we had ve...

Disaster Recovery Plan

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At uKnowva Cloud, we practice a Backup policy that ensures database backups are done daily and files/code backups are done weekly. You may read more about the backup policy on this link:

Backup Policy on uKnowva Cloud

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At uKnowva we strongly believe in ensuring Business continuity for which we have configured our backup policies as below on our cloud

Every instance has a separate code-base and a separate database. Each database is backed-up on a daily basis and these backups are retained for upto 30 days Each code base is backed-up on a weekly basis and...

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