The unauthorized viewing, unauthorized
acquisition, accidental publication, or loss of personally information data
that compromises its security, confidentiality, or integrity, and which may
lead to the accidental or unlawful use, destruction, loss, alteration, or
disclosure of personal information, or allow for additional access to other personal
information. The incident may be
confirmed or suspected. Also, referred
to as a ‘breach of security of the system’, and other similar variations. Note, each jurisdiction may have
additional specifications as to what constitutes a breach.
Personal Data Breach
A breach of security leading to the accidental or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, unauthorized disclosure of, or access to, personal data transmitted, stored or otherwise processed. In other words, if any information relating to an individual ...
CSR Breach Reporting Service™
Patented, award-winning service that removes the burden to report the loss of personal data; CSR in-house privacy professionals file reports to authorities and notices to consumers and others affected.
Breach Disclosure / Notification / Reporting
In the case of a confirmed or suspected personal data breach (generally meaning the accidental or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, unauthorized disclosure of, or access to, personal data), a breach disclosure (also known as breach ...
A scheme that provides the basis for managing access to, and protection of, data assets.
The process of de-identifying; anonymizing, or otherwise obscuring data so that the structure remains the same, but the content is no longer sensitive, in order to generate a data set that does not allow to the viewer to see the ‘masked’ confidential ...