Q. What are sensitive data?

Answer

Sensitive data are data that can be used to identify an individual, species, object, or location that introduces a risk of discrimination, harm, or unwanted attention. Major, familiar categories of sensitive data are:

  • personal data
  • health and medical data
  • ecological data that may place vulnerable species at risk

(Source: Safely sharing sensitive data, ANDS)

  • Last Updated Mar 18, 2019
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  • Answered By OIKLS Research Data Management

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