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'''Sensitivity''' is
 
'''Sensitivity''' is
   
{{Quote|a measure of the importance assigned to information by its owner, for the purpose of denoting its need for protection.<ref>[[NIST Special Publication 800-60]], Vol. I, Rev. 1, at A-8.</ref>}}
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{{Quote|a measure of the importance assigned to [[information]] by its owner, for the purpose of denoting its need for protection.<ref>[[NIST Special Publication 800-60]], Vol. I, Rev. 1, at A-8.</ref>}}
   
 
== References ==
 
== References ==
 
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== See also ==
 
== See also ==
   
 
* [[Sensitive data]]
 
* [[Sensitive data]]
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Revision as of 06:22, 15 February 2011

Definition

Sensitivity is

a measure of the importance assigned to information by its owner, for the purpose of denoting its need for protection.[1]

References

  1. NIST Special Publication 800-60, Vol. I, Rev. 1, at A-8.

See also