data security


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data security

[′dad·ə sə‚kyu̇r·əd·ē]
(computer science)
The protection of data against the deliberate or accidental access of unauthorized persons. Also known as file security.
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Several sessions addressed data security at PESC's third annual Conference on Technology and Standards, held in May in Washington, D.
As a result, demand is growing for better network and data security tools, such as intrusion detection systems, firewalls, antiviral applications and other network monitoring solutions.
Together, users have uncompromised price/performance and greater data security.
BECAUSE insiders pose the greatest security threat, employee policies, including statements on data security, noncompete agreements and nondisclosure agreements, are essential.