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data contamination

John Daintith and Edmund Wright

in A Dictionary of Computing

Sixth edition

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780199234004
Published online January 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780191726576
data contamination

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The alteration, maliciously or accidentally, of data in a computer system. See also data integrity.

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Subjects: Computing

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