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DIGITAL FINGERPRINT Definition & Legal Meaning

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1. the coded binary digits that identify a file. It detects tampering and acts as a digital fingerprint. It also blocks employees from getting to illicit materials online on the firm’s computer. 2. An analog fingerprint from a person that is made digital


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