Data Protection


Data Protection is the Access Control applied to Data which relies on proper Data Classification

Data Protection is part of Data Management includes:

Some General Observations#

When technology allows anyone with a mobile Device the ability to take a snapshot of a piece of paper or a computer screen, it seems it must be assumed if they can view it, they can capture it.

IDSA Integration Framework #

IDSA Integration Framework describes Data Protection as:

Data Protection and Regulatory compliance#

Consider these extracts from various regulations, demonstrating the central theme of protecting identity-based information exchanges:
  • "unauthorized access to data that may result in destruction of data or improper changes to data, including the recording of unauthorized or nonexistent transactions or inaccurate recording of transactions…" (SOX, SAS 94).
  • "Must implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect Personal data…" (General Data Protection Regulation ).
  • "Provide reasonable assurance regarding prevention or timely detection of unauthorized acquisition, use or disposition of the registrant's assets that could have a material effect on the financial statements," (SOX, Audit Std. No. 2).

More Information#

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