Data Exfiltration

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Exfiltration is the unauthorized transfer of information from an information system. The types of data commonly exfiltrated are Social Security Numbers, credit card information, passwords and email addresses.

Related Term: Data Breach, Data Loss, Data Loss Prevention

Source: NIST SP 800-53 Rev 4

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