Wide Area Network
A non-localized telecommunications network that can be used to transmit data across large regions.
Reference(s) in IAPP Certification Textbooks: F86
Associated term(s): LAN; Local Area Network
F: Foundations of Information Privacy and Data Protection
US: U.S. Private-sector Privacy
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IT: Privacy in Information Technology
M: Privacy Program Management
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