Accession Number:

ADA023406

Title:

Privacy Protection in Databanks: Principles and Costs,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

Every databank system that contains identifiable personal information requires adequate procedural and technical means for 1 safeguarding the data subjects rights 2 maintaining confidentiality of selected records 3 preserving data integrity 4 providing data security against unauthorized access and modification and 5 assuring compliance with the protection requirements. The specific design of each of the above components of the protection system depends on the purpose and functions of the databank system, the nature of the personal information stored and processed, the applicable statutory requirements, and the structure and capabilities of the computer system associated with the databank.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware
  • Computer Systems Management and Standards

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE