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private data

[′prī·vət ′dad·ə]
(computer science)
Data that are open to a single user only.

private data

Data that are not made available to the general public, such as passwords and financial account details. See privacy.
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While the interference into citizen's private data has been justified as a security measure, private data collation by agencies sets a dangerous trend since it makes citizens susceptible.
Lisa Weintraub Schifferle, an attorney in the FTC's Division of Consumer and Business Education, said that when you return the car, those connected systems might reveal your private data to those who know where to find it, according to an article on FCW.
Also, the amount claimed from each of the defendants allegedly purchasing the data, including Netvision, had the lawsuit been certified as a class action against Netvision, was estimated by the plaintiff to be ILS1000 for each customer whose private data it allegedly purchased and/or each approach made to such customers, the total of which was assessed by the plaintiff to be approximately 1.
Private data is not sent or stored anywhere when an individual authenticates themselves, processes a payment or verifies their identity, with Unity.
According to Lalana Kagal, a principal research scientist at the lab, HTTPA would assign each item of private data its own uniform resource identifier.
Researchers in the Decentralized Information Group (DIG) at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) believe the solution may be transparency rather than obscurity, so they're developing a protocol they call 'HTTP with Accountability,' or HTTPA, which will automatically monitor the use of private data.
So much further that they risk defying EU rules on private data protection and non-discrimination.
In its latest session that closed July 31, the Diet debated private data protection bills that critics called inadequate for a lack of penalty provisions for government officials who would violate the law.
This feature can prevent hackers from reading your private data, or from attacking and damaging your computer with a virus.
Some of the building's high-profile companies that use FiberCity's unparalleled gigabit Ethernet private data network services include Commerzbank Securities, Fish & Neave, The National Hockey League, and Sentinel Real Estate.
5's new Internet security and directory services, Unicode support and management of unstructured data are designed to ensure that private data communications and storage stay private and to meet global e-Business needs.
Golden Fortune Investments Limited (CDNX:GFX), has broadened its agreement with Nanjing Orient Communication Equipment Limited (NORCEL) to play a major role in upgrading and modernizing China's Ministry of Railway's private data network.