Examining the CIA of data-centric security

Friday, 2 November 2007, 12:00 AM EST

CIA - Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability are the 3 tenets of security which every professional knows. After a few months of having this drummed into us, we usually find we apply these in our heads without even thinking about it too hard. So itís worth taking a step back once in a while and working out exactly what weíre looking at, and why.

As with all things in this blog, Iíll be looking at this from a data-centric point of view, hence the name.

At the Data Centric blog.

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