data aggregation

What is data aggregation?

data aggregation meaning in Internet terms is Definition: The process of gathering and combining data from different sources, so that the combined data reveals new information.
Extended Definition: The new information is more sensitive than the individual data elements themselves and the person who aggregates the data was not granted access to the totality of the information.
Related Term(s): data mining
Adapted from: CNSSI 4009


reference: Glossary | National Initiative for Cybersecurity Careers and Studies