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BLACK

Acronym(s):

None

Definition(s):

  Designation applied to encrypted information and the information systems, the associated areas, circuits, components, and equipment processing that information. See also RED.
Note: Includes BLACK data.

Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015 (CNSSI 4005)

  Designation applied to information systems, and to associated areas, circuits, components, and equipment, in which national security information is encrypted or is not processed.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015 (CNSSAM TEMPEST/01-13, Adapted from NSTISSI No. 7002)

Synonym(s):

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