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authenticity

The correct attribution of origin such as the authorship of an email message or the correct description of information such as a data field that is properly named. Authenticity is one of the six fundamental components of information security (see Parkerian Hexad).

authenticity

see DASEIN.
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129) In acknowledging that there is no unitary, fixed, all-embracing definition of authenticity, multidimensional authenticities lead to new ways of seeing the concept.
the spheres of composition, performance, and reception -- Peter Kivy takes the second as the focus of his important new book, Authenticities.
In his latest book on the aesthetics of music, Peter Kivy presents an argument not for authenticity but for authenticities of performance, including authenticities of intention, sound, practice, and the authenticity of personal interpretation in performance.