Textbook Key

F: Foundations of Information Privacy and Data Protection

US: U.S. Private-sector Privacy

C: Canadian Privacy

E: European Privacy

G: U.S. Government Privacy

IT: Privacy in Information Technology

M: Privacy Program Management

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Data Inventory

Also known as a record of authority, identifies personal data as it moves across various systems and thus how data is shared and organized, and its location.  That data is then categorized by subject area, which identifies inconsistent data versions, enabling identification and mitigation of data disparities.

Reference(s) in IAPP Certification Textbooks: M33