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Security vs. Integrity — What's the Difference?

Security vs. Integrity — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Security and Integrity

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Security

Security is freedom from, or resilience against, potential harm (or other unwanted coercive change) caused by others. Beneficiaries (technically referents) of security may be of persons and social groups, objects and institutions, ecosystems or any other entity or phenomenon vulnerable to unwanted change.
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Integrity

Integrity is the practice of being honest and showing a consistent and uncompromising adherence to strong moral and ethical principles and values. In ethics, integrity is regarded as the honesty and truthfulness or accuracy of one's actions.
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Security

Freedom from risk or danger; safety.
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Integrity

Steadfast adherence to a strict moral or ethical code
A leader of great integrity.
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Security

Freedom from doubt, anxiety, or fear; confidence.
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Integrity

The state of being unimpaired; soundness
The building's integrity remained intact following the mild earthquake.
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Security

A group or department of private guards
Call building security if a visitor acts suspicious.
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Integrity

The quality or condition of being whole or undivided; completeness
Replaced a lost book to restore the integrity of his collection.
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Security

Measures adopted by a government to prevent espionage, sabotage, or attack.
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Integrity

Steadfast adherence to a strict moral or ethical code.
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Security

Measures adopted, as by a business or homeowner, to prevent a crime such as burglary or assault
Security was lax at the firm's smaller plant.
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Integrity

The state of being wholesome; unimpaired
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Security

Measures adopted to prevent escape
Security in the prison is very tight.
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Integrity

The quality or condition of being complete; pure
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Security

Something deposited or given as assurance of the fulfillment of an obligation; collateral.
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Integrity

(cryptography) With regards to data encryption, ensuring that information is not altered by unauthorized persons in a way that is not detectable by authorized users.
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Security

One who undertakes to fulfill the obligation of another; a surety.
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Integrity

(aviation) The ability of systems to provide timely warnings to users when they should not be used for navigation.
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Security

A financial instrument, such as a stock or bond, representing rights of ownership or creditorship and often traded in secondary markets.
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Integrity

Trustworthiness; keeping your word.
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Security

(uncountable) The condition of not being threatened, especially physically, psychologically, emotionally, or financially.
Chad always carries a gun for his own security.
The pink blanket gives little Mary lots of security.
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Integrity

The state or quality of being entire or complete; wholeness; entireness; unbroken state; as, the integrity of an empire or territory.
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Security

(countable) Something that secures.
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Integrity

Moral soundness; honesty; freedom from corrupting influence or motive; - used especially with reference to the fulfillment of contracts, the discharge of agencies, trusts, and the like; uprightness; rectitude.
The moral grandeur of independent integrity is the sublimest thing in nature.
Their sober zeal, integrity, and worth.
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Security

An organization or department responsible for providing security by enforcing laws, rules, and regulations as well as maintaining order.
Pamela works in security.
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Integrity

Unimpaired, unadulterated, or genuine state; entire correspondence with an original condition; purity.
Language continued long in its purity and integrity.
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Security

(legal) Something that secures the fulfillment of an obligation or law.
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Integrity

An unreduced or unbroken completeness or totality
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Security

(legal) Freedom from apprehension.
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Integrity

Moral soundness
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Security

A tradeable financial asset, such as a share of stock.W
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Security

(finance) Proof of ownership of stocks, bonds or other investment instruments.
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Security

(finance) Property etc. temporarily relinquished to guarantee repayment of a loan.
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Security

A guarantee.
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Security

(obsolete) Carelessness; negligence.
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Security

The condition or quality of being secure; secureness.
His trembling hand had lost the ease,Which marks security to please.
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Security

Hence, carelessness; negligence; heedlessness.
He means, my lord, that we are too remiss,Whilst Bolingbroke, through our security,Grows strong and great in substance and in power.
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Security

That which secures or makes safe; protection; guard; defense.
Those who lent him money lent it on no security but his bare word.
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Security

Freedom from risk; safety.
Give up yourself merely to chance and hazard,From firm security.
Some . . . alleged that we should have no security for our trade.
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Security

One who becomes surety for another, or engages himself for the performance of another's obligation.
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Security

An evidence of debt or of property, as a bond, a certificate of stock, etc.; as, government securities.
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Security

The state of being free from danger or injury;
We support the armed services in the name of national security
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Security

A formal declaration that documents a fact of relevance to finance and investment; the holder has a right to receive interest or dividends;
He held several valuable securities
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Security

A department responsible for the security of the institution's property and workers;
The head of security was a former policeman
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Security

Measures taken as a precaution against theft or espionage or sabotage etc.;
Military security has been stepped up since the recent uprising
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Security

Defense against financial failure; financial independence;
His pension gave him security in his old age
Insurance provided protection against loss of wages due to illness
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Security

Freedom from anxiety or fear;
The watch dog gave her a feeling of security
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Security

An electrical device that sets off an alarm when someone tries to break in
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Security

Property that your creditor can claim in case you default on your obligation;
Bankers are reluctant to lend without good security
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Security

A guarantee that an obligation will be met
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