Encyclopedia > Sensitive information

  Article Content

Sensitive information

Sensitive information: Information, the loss, or misuse, or unauthorized access to or modification of which could adversely affect the national interest or the conduct of federal programs, or the privacy to which individuals are entitled to under 5 U.S.C. Section 552a (the Privacy Act), but that has not been specifically authorized under criteria established by an Executive Order or an Act of Congress to be kept secret in the interest of national defense or foreign policy.

Source: from Federal Standard 1037C and from the National Information Systems Security Glossary



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
List of medical acronyms

... ANP Atrial natriuretic peptide[?] ANUG Acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis[?] AP Alkaline Phosphatase[?] APECED autoimmune polyendocrinopathy[?] APGAR ...