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Copyright

Protects material, such as literature, art, music, sound recordings, films and broadcasts.

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Design right

Protects how something looks.

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Patent

Protects how an invention works or what it does.

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Trademark

Protects the name or logo used to identify a business or product.

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Cracking

Illegally breaking into a computer system.

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Hacking

Illegally breaking into a computer system; programming in an unstructured way.

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Personal Data

Data that relates to a living individual who can be identified from it.

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Data Subject

An individual who is the subject of personal data.

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Data Controller

Someone who determines why and how personal data is processed.

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Data Processor

Someone who processes data on behalf of a data controller.

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Digital Rights Management

Application of control technologies to limit the use of digital media.

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Proprietary Software

Software where the owner places restrictions on its use, copying and modification.