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Definition Edit

A physical failure is "the loss of control over a physical asset containing personal information."[1]

Overview Edit

"This type of failure is comprised of documents, portable data storage media such as flash drives or tapes, and computer hardware that were lost or stolen."[2]

References Edit

  1. Data Breach Report 2012, at 6.
  2. Id.

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