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data protection

Line breaks: data pro|tec¦tion

Definition of data protection in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Legal control over access to and use of data stored in computers: [as modifier]: data protection legislation
More example sentences
  • UK businesses that fail to adhere to data protection laws face criminal prosecution following the creation of a new hit squad.
  • Web site terms and conditions and data protection policies must be updated to reflect the new requirements.
  • His role is to support and advise government authorities and monitor the implementation of data protection legislation.

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