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Protecting data by copying it from the original source to a diifferent destination is called
1. Formatting
2. Hacking
3. Backup
4. Data diddling
5. None of these

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Correct Answer - Option 3 : Backup

The correct answer is option i.e Backup.

  • Protecting data by copying it from the original source to a different destination is called Backup.
    • Backups can be used to recover data after its loss from data deletion or corruption.
  • The activity of creating sectors and tracks on a hard disk is called Formatting.
  • The process of unauthorised access to information system is called Hacking.
    • One who does hacking is called Hacker.
    • Hackers are mainly classified as White Hat Hackers, Black Hat Hackers, Gray Hat Hackers.
  • Data diddling is the unauthorised changing of data before or during their input to a computer system.

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