Data Protection

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1. Data Protection is the process of safeguarding important information from corruption, compromise or loss.

Notes (1): Process of ensuring confidentiality, integrity and availability of data.

Notes (2): Data protection strategies are evolving from data availability and data management.

Related Terms: Data Protection/Recovery Strategy - Category, Disaster Recovery Strategy

BCMBoK Competency Level
BCMBoK 5: Plan Development CL 2D: Intermediate (DR)

(Source: Business Continuity Management Institute - BCM Institute)

2. Statutory requirements to manage personal data in a manner that does not threaten or disadvantage the person to whom it refers.

(Source: Business Continuity Institute - BCI)