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Gateway

Gateways securely manage data flows between connected networks from different security domains.

GDPR

General Data Protection Regulation

General Data Protection Regulation

The General Data Protection Regulation is a regulation in EU law on data protection and privacy in the European Union and the European Economic Area. It also addresses the transfer of personal data outside the EU and EEA areas.

Global Positioning System

A system of satellites combined with receivers on the Earth that determines the latitude and longitude of any particular receiver through triangulation.

Gmail

Gmail is a free web based email service in development at Google that provides users with a gigabyte of storage for messages and includes search functionality for finding specific messages.

Google

Google is a widely popular search engine.

Google Drive

Google Drive is a file storage and synchronisation service developed by Google. Google Drive allows users to store files on their servers, synchronise files across devices, and share files.

Google Play

Google play, formerly Android Market, is an American digital distribution service operated and developed by Google. It serves as the official app store for the Android operating system, allowing users to browse and download applications developed with the Android software development kit and published through Google.

GoToMyPC

GoToMyPC is remote desktop software that allows users to access computers remotely using a web browser.

GovHack

GovHack is an international competition for people of all abilities who seek to make life better through open data. Across one weekend, thousands come together to form teams, agree projects, and participate in what has become one of the world's largest open data competitions.

GPS

Global Positioning System

Greenfield

Greenfield is a software project that is developed from scratch rather than built from an existing program.

Grey hat

A hacker or computer security expert who may sometimes violate laws or typical ethical standards, but may not have the malicious intent typical of a black hat hacker. See also ‘white hat’ and ‘black hat’.

Guidance

Guidance is an impartial service which will help you to identify your options, provide direction and narrow down your choices and may include instructions relating to specific products.

The ACSC makes every undertaking to ensure the accuracy and quality of the information we provide but is not accountable for any decision made based on it.

Gumtree

Gumtree is a British online classified advertisement and community website. Classified ads are either free or paid for depending on the product category and the geographical market.