Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability Concerns
Is it secret? Is it safe? Is it available? These three questions sum up the topic of CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ Objective 6.1: Summarize confidentiality, integrity, and availability concerns.
The balanced protection of the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of data is often referred to as the CIA triad (see Figure 28-1). Just as all three sides of the triangle are balanced, the elements of the triad are designed to be balanced against the need for productivity.