EU Social Security Number or Equivalent ID

This topic shows what a data loss prevention (DLP) policy looks for when it detects the EU Social Security Number (SSN) or Equivalent ID sensitive information type. This sensitive information type defines different patterns, keywords, and other evidence for each country.

Austria

Format

10 digits in the specified format

Pattern

10 digits:

  • Three digits that correspond to a serial number

  • One check digit

  • Six digits that correspond to the birth date (DDMMYY)

Checksum

Yes

Definition

A DLP policy is 85% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_austria_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.

  • A keyword from Keywords_austria_eu_ssn_or_equivalent is found.

A DLP policy is 75% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_austria_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.
 <!-- EU SSN or Equivalent Number -->
<Entity id="d24e32a4-c0bb-4ba8-899d-6303b95742d9" patternsProximity="300" recommendedConfidence="75">
        <Pattern confidenceLevel="85">
          <IdMatch idRef="Func_austria_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
          <Match idRef="Keywords_austria_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
        </Pattern>
<Pattern confidenceLevel="75">
            <IdMatch idRef="Func_austria_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
          </Pattern>
</Entity>

Keywords

Keywords_austria_eu_ssn_or_equivalent

social security no

social security number

social security code

insurance number

austrian ssn

ssn#

ssn

insurance code

insurance code#

socialsecurityno#

sozialversicherungsnummer

soziale sicherheit kein

versicherungsnummer

Belgium

Format

11 digits without spaces or delimiters

Pattern

11 digits

Checksum

Yes

Definition

A DLP policy is 85% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_belgium_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.

  • A keyword from Keywords_belgium_eu_ssn_or_equivalent is found.

A DLP policy is 75% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_belgium_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.
 <!-- EU SSN or Equivalent Number -->
<Entity id="d24e32a4-c0bb-4ba8-899d-6303b95742d9" patternsProximity="300" recommendedConfidence="75">
        <Pattern confidenceLevel="85">
          <IdMatch idRef="Func_belgium_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
          <Match idRef="Keywords_belgium_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
        </Pattern> 
       <Pattern confidenceLevel="75">
          <IdMatch idRef="Func_belgium_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
        </Pattern>      
</Entity>

Keywords

Keywords_belgium_eu_ssn_or_equivalent

belgian national number

national number

social security number

nationalnumber#

ssn#

ssn

nationalnumber

bnn#

bnn

personal id number

personalidnumber#

numéro national

numéro de sécurité

numéro d'assuré

identifiant national

identifiantnational#

numéronational#

Croatia

Format

11 digits without spaces and delimiters

Pattern

11 digits:

  • Ten digits

  • One check digit

Checksum

Yes

Definition

A DLP policy is 85% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_croatia_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.

  • A keyword from Keywords_croatia_eu_ssn_or_equivalent is found.

A DLP policy is 75% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_croatia_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.
 <!-- EU SSN or Equivalent Number -->
<Entity id="d24e32a4-c0bb-4ba8-899d-6303b95742d9" patternsProximity="300" recommendedConfidence="75">
        <Pattern confidenceLevel="85">
          <IdMatch idRef="Func_croatia_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
          <Match idRef="Keywords_croatia_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
        </Pattern> 
       <Pattern confidenceLevel="75">
          <IdMatch idRef="Func_croatia_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
        </Pattern>      
</Entity>

Keywords

Keywords_croatia_eu_ssn_or_equivalent

personal identification number

master citizen number

national identification number

social security number

nationalnumber#

ssn#

ssn

nationalnumber

bnn#

bnn

personal id number

personalidnumber#

oib

osobni identifikacijski broj

Czech Republic

Format

Ten digits and a backslash in the specified pattern

Pattern

Ten digits and a backslash:

  • Six digits that correspond to the birth date (YYMMDD):

  • A backslash

  • Three digits that correspond to a serial number that separates persons born on the same date

  • One check digit

Checksum

Yes

Definition

A DLP policy is 85% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_czech_republic_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.

  • A keyword from Keywords_czech_republic_eu_ssn_or_equivalent is found.

A DLP policy is 75% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_czech_republic_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.
 <!-- EU SSN or Equivalent Number -->
<Entity id="d24e32a4-c0bb-4ba8-899d-6303b95742d9" patternsProximity="300" recommendedConfidence="75">
        <Pattern confidenceLevel="85">
          <IdMatch idRef="Func_czech_republic_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
          <Match idRef="Keywords_czech_republic_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
        </Pattern> 
       <Pattern confidenceLevel="75">
          <IdMatch idRef="Func_czech_republic_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
        </Pattern>      
</Entity>

Keywords

Keywords_czech_republic_eu_ssn_or_equivalent

birth number

national identification number

personal identification number

social security number

nationalnumber#

ssn#

ssn

national number

personal id number

personalidnumber#

rodné číslo

rodne cislo

Denmark

Format

Ten digits and a hyphen in the specified pattern

Pattern

Ten digits and a hyphen:

  • Six digits that correspond to the birth date (DDMMYY)

  • A hyphen

  • Four digits that correspond to a sequence number

Checksum

Yes

Definition

A DLP policy is 85% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_denmark_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.

  • A keyword from Keywords_denmark_eu_ssn_or_equivalent is found.

A DLP policy is 75% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_denmark_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.
 <!-- EU SSN or Equivalent Number -->
<Entity id="d24e32a4-c0bb-4ba8-899d-6303b95742d9" patternsProximity="300" recommendedConfidence="75">
        <Pattern confidenceLevel="85">
          <IdMatch idRef="Func_denmark_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
          <Match idRef="Keywords_denmark_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
        </Pattern> 
       <Pattern confidenceLevel="75">
          <IdMatch idRef="Func_denmark_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
        </Pattern>      
</Entity>

Keywords

Keywords_denmark_eu_ssn_or_equivalent

personal identification number

national identification number

social security number

nationalnumber#

ssn#

ssn

national number

personal id number

personalidnumber#

cpr-nummer

personnummer

Finland

Format

An 11-character combination in the specified format

Pattern

An 11-character combination in the specified format:

  • Six digits

  • One instance of one of the following:

    • Plus symbol

    • Minus symbol

    • The letter "A" (not case-sensitive)

  • Three digits

  • One letter or one digit

Checksum

Yes

Definition

A DLP policy is 85% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_finland_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.

  • A keyword from Keywords_finland_eu_ssn_or_equivalent is found.

A DLP policy is 75% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_finland_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.
 <!-- EU SSN or Equivalent Number -->
<Entity id="d24e32a4-c0bb-4ba8-899d-6303b95742d9" patternsProximity="300" recommendedConfidence="75">
        <Pattern confidenceLevel="85">
          <IdMatch idRef="Func_finland_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
          <Match idRef="Keywords_finland_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
        </Pattern> 
       <Pattern confidenceLevel="75">
          <IdMatch idRef="Func_finland_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
        </Pattern>      
</Entity>

Keywords

Keywords_finland_eu_ssn_or_equivalent

identification number

personal id

identity number

finnish national id number

personalidnumber#

national identification number

id number

national id no.

national id number

id no

tunnistenumero

henkilötunnus

yksilöllinen henkilökohtainen tunnistenumero

ainutlaatuinen henkilökohtainen tunnus

identiteetti numero

suomen kansallinen henkilötunnus

henkilötunnusnumero#

kansallisen tunnistenumero

tunnusnumero

kansallinen tunnus numero

hetu

France

For details, see the section "France Social Security Number (INSEE)" in What the sensitive information types look for.

Germany

For details, see the section "Germany Identity Card Number" in What the sensitive information types look for.

Greece

For details, see the section "Greece National ID Card" in What the sensitive information types look for.

Hungary

Format

Nine digits without spaces and delimiters

Pattern

Nine digits

Checksum

Yes

Definition

A DLP policy is 85% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_hungary_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.

  • A keyword from Keywords_hungary_eu_ssn_or_equivalent is found.

A DLP policy is 75% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_hungary_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.
 <!-- EU SSN or Equivalent Number -->
<Entity id="d24e32a4-c0bb-4ba8-899d-6303b95742d9" patternsProximity="300" recommendedConfidence="75">
        <Pattern confidenceLevel="85">
          <IdMatch idRef="Func_hungary_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
          <Match idRef="Keywords_hungary_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
        </Pattern> 
       <Pattern confidenceLevel="75">
          <IdMatch idRef="Func_hungary_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
        </Pattern>      
</Entity>

Keywords

Keywords_hungary_eu_ssn_or_equivalent

hungarian social security number

social security number

socialsecuritynumber#

hssn#

socialsecuritynno

hssn

taj

taj#

ssn

ssn#

social security no

áfa

közösségi adószám

általános forgalmi adó szám

hozzáadottérték adó

áfa szám

magyar áfa szám

Portugal

For details, see the section "Portugal Citizen Card Number" in What the sensitive information types look for.

Spain

For details, see the section "Spain Social Security Number (SSN)" in What the sensitive information types look for.

Sweden

Format

12 digits without spaces and delimiters

Pattern

12 digits:

  • Eight digits that correspond to the birth date (YYYYMMDD)

  • Three digits that correspond to a serial number where:

    • The last digit in the serial number indicates gender by the assignment of an odd number for male and an even number for female

    • Up to 1990, the assignment of serial number corresponded to the county where the bearer of the number was born or (if born before 1947) where he/she had been living, according to tax records, on January 1, 1947, with a special code (usually 9 as the 7th digit) for immigrants

  • One check digit

Checksum

Yes

Definition

A DLP policy is 85% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_sweden_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.

  • A keyword from Keywords_sweden_eu_ssn_or_equivalent is found.

A DLP policy is 75% confident that it's detected this type of sensitive information if, within a proximity of 300 characters:

  • The function Func_sweden_eu_ssn_or_equivalent finds content that matches the pattern.
 <!-- EU SSN or Equivalent Number -->
<Entity id="d24e32a4-c0bb-4ba8-899d-6303b95742d9" patternsProximity="300" recommendedConfidence="75">
        <Pattern confidenceLevel="85">
          <IdMatch idRef="Func_sweden_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
          <Match idRef="Keywords_sweden_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
        </Pattern> 
       <Pattern confidenceLevel="75">
          <IdMatch idRef="Func_sweden_eu_ssn_or_equivalent" />
        </Pattern>      
</Entity>

Keywords

Keywords_sweden_eu_ssn_or_equivalent

personal id number

identification number

personal id no

identity no

identification no

personal identification no

personnummer id

personligt id-nummer

unikt id-nummer

personnummer

identifikationsnumret

personnummer#

identifikationsnumret#

See also

What the sensitive information types look for