The CIA triad are an important aspect of information security, raising the concerns of Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability. In my opinion this can sometimes be compromising each other, more of one can mean less of another. But instead of me spending my time explaining this – I am going to take the easy way out and link to a great article and video explaining this in detail.

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http://whatis.techtarget.com/definition/Confidentiality-integrity-and-availability-CIA