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Focus Areas

NIST has launched this space with to focus on disassociability and privacy risk assessment. NIST welcomes collabspace [at] (feedback) on future topics of interest. 


This focus area can help system designers and engineers consider how to enable the processing of personal information or events without association to individuals or devices beyond the operational requirements of the system. These tools and use cases also support the achievement of the Dissociated Processing Subcategory (CT.DP.P) of the NIST Privacy Framework.

Disassociability Focus Area

Privacy Risk Assessment

A process that helps organizations to analyze and assess privacy risks for individuals arising from the processing of their data. This focus area includes, but is not limited to, risk models, risk assessment methodologies, and approaches to determining privacy risk factors.

Risk Assessment Focus Area

See All Contributions

See all of the disassociability and privacy risk assessment contributions to the Privacy Engineering Collaboration Space.

All Tools & Use Cases

Tools and use cases are currently focused on disassociability and privacy risk assessment. We welcome feedback on future topics of interest.  

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Created October 28, 2018, Updated December 26, 2023