Fandom

The IT Law Wiki

Compromising of confidential information

32,191pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Definition Edit

Compromising of confidential information means

data breaches that occurred via intentional, unintentional information disclosure performed by internal or external threat agents.[1]

Overview Edit

This threat targets sensitive information from various sectors such as public health sector, governmental organizations, small-medium businesses (SMBs), large organizations etc. Data breaches are usually realised through some form of hacking, incorporated malware, physical attacks, social engineering attacks and misuse of privileges.[2]

References Edit

  1. ENISA Threat Landscape: Responding to the Evolving Threat Environment, at 18.
  2. Id.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki