Information in a specific representation, usually as a sequence of symbols that have meaning.
(IETF RFC 4949 Ver 2)
A variable-length string of zero or more (eight-bit) bytes.
NIST SP 800-56B Rev. 1 under Data
Pieces of information from which “understandable information” is derived.
NIST SP 800-88 Rev. 1 under Data
Distinct pieces of digital information that have been formatted in a specific way.
NIST SP 800-86 under Data
A representation of information as stored or transmitted.
NISTIR 4734 under Data
Any piece of information suitable for use in a computer.
NISTIR 7693 under Data