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Accreditation Boundary

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Definition(s):

  All components of an information system to be accredited by an authorizing official and excludes separately accredited systems, to which the information system is connected. Synonymous with the term security perimeter defined in CNSS Instruction 4009 and DCID 6/3.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-18 Rev. 1 (NIST SP 800-37)

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