17 Aug Practice Test Question – Database Security Roles
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Melanie is the system administrator for a database containing sensitive information. She is responsible for implementing security controls to protect the contents of the database. Which term best describes her role?
A. Data custodian
B. Data owner
C. Data user
D. Data steward
Correct Answer: A
System administrators are examples of data custodians: individuals who are charged with the safekeeping of information under the guidance of the data owner.