There are several ways to classify data. The list is not exhaustive.
- Structured Data
- Semi-structured Data
- Unstructured Data
- Streaming Audio
- Streaming Video
- Mark up
- Abstract Data Type (ADT)
- Big Data
U Khin Maung Zaw (EC76) wrote :
Couple of most sensitive data categorization are ‘Top Secret Ultra’ and SCI, ‘Sensitive Compartmented Information’ as defined in government/intelligent services.
In the business world, one of the most critical category is PII, Personally Identifiable Information. According to the NIST, National Institute of Standards and Technology, listed quite a few data as PII and possible PII, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Personally_identifiable_information.
People should be careful not to expose his/her as well as anyone’s PII data on Social Media.
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