SEC 8: How do you classify your data?

Classification provides a way to categorize data, based on levels of sensitivity, to help you determine appropriate protective and retention controls.


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Define data classification requirements
Define requirements that will help you categorize and classify data.

Implement data identification and classification
Implement defined data identification and classification strategy.

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