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Personal use of a computer means

[t]he computer is used to browse the Web, check e-mail, use instant messaging and peer-to-peer file sharing services, play network games, play audio and video content, and perform other personal tasks. Although the information on the computer is primarily personal, it may also include sensitive information such as financial data from balancing bank accounts, paying bills and making purchases online, doing online banking, and using tax preparation software.[1]

{{Quote|[an a]ctivity that is conducted for purposes other than accomplishing official or otherwise authorized activity.[2]

References Edit

  1. NIST Special Publication 800-69, at 2-1.
  2. DHS Management Directive 4400.1, at 3.

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