The world has seen numerous advancements, however, the internet remains arguably the biggest invention of man. The internet serves as a key mechanism for communication and survival, which has led to data becoming more valuable. Data is notably required for all significant operations, therefore its significance grows as it's volume is generated and stored at previously unseen levels.
Data in this article simply means information, facts and records pertaining to personal history, health, finances, affiliations. While Data Protection is the legal control over access to and use of data stored electronically and it includes a set of standards and different safeguards and measures that an organization is taking in order to prevent any third party from unauthorized access to digital data, or any intentional or unintentional alteration, deletion, or disclosure of data.