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Problematic Data Action

Definition(s):

  A data action that could cause an adverse effect for individuals
Source(s):
NIST SP 1800-30B from NIST Privacy Framework Version 1.0
NIST Privacy Framework Version 1.0 from NISTIR 8062 - Adapted

  A data action that causes an adverse effect, or problem, for individuals.
Source(s):
NISTIR 8062

  A system operation that processes PII through the information lifecycle and as a side effect causes individuals to experience some type of problem(s).
Source(s):
NISTIR 8228