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Using Presidio in Docker


Presidio can expose REST endpoints for each service using Flask and Docker. Follow the installation guide to learn how to install and run presidio-analyzer and presidio-anonymizer using docker.

Postman collection

This repository contains a postman collection with sample REST API request for each service. Follow this tutorial to learn how to export the sample requests into postman

  1. Download Presidio Analyzer postman requests
  2. Download Presidio Anonymizer postman requests

Sample API Calls

Simple Text Analysis

curl -X POST http://localhost:5002/analyze -H "Content-type: application/json" --data "{ \"text\": \"John Smith drivers license is AC432223\", \"language\" : \"en\"}"

Simple Text Anonymization

curl -X POST http://localhost:5001/anonymize -H "Content-type: application/json" --data "{\"text\": \"hello world, my name is Jane Doe. My number is: 034453334\", \"analyzer_results\": [{\"start\": 24, \"end\": 32, \"score\": 0.8, \"entity_type\": \"NAME\"}, { \"start\": 48, \"end\": 57,  \"score\": 0.95,\"entity_type\": \"PHONE_NUMBER\" }],  \"anonymizers\": {\"DEFAULT\": { \"type\": \"replace\", \"new_value\": \"ANONYMIZED\" },\"PHONE_NUMBER\": { \"type\": \"mask\", \"masking_char\": \"*\", \"chars_to_mask\": 4, \"from_end\": true }}}"