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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Return on Investment

An indicator used to measure the financial gain/loss (or “value”) of a project in relation to its cost.  Privacy ROI defines metrics to measure the effectiveness of investments to protect investments in assets.

Reference(s) in IAPP Certification Textbooks: M77

Acronym(s): ROI