Data is everywhere in our networks. Good techs understand the types of data used on networks and how to handle that data from a business, legal, and moral standpoint. By organizing data, it also helps to understand the types of protections used to keep them safe.
- Data is everywhere in a network. … And you being an A+ certified technician … working on computers, … you're going to be really, really close to that data. … If you're in an enterprise, their data is precious. … Data could be payroll information. … Data could be inventory. … Data could be proprietary manufacturing processes. … Data can be very, very important, … and it's your job to guard that data. … However, there are four types of data … that are so important that if you don't guard them properly, … there is a chance that you could have civil … or even criminal penalties. … So in this quick little episode, … I want to make sure that you know … what these four types of data are. … So let's start with the number one, … and that is personally identifiable information, or PII. … In today's world it is very important … that you protect personally identifiable information. … For example, if you know my Social Security Number, … you have a legal obligation to protect that with the way …
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