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Authorized

Abbreviation(s) and Synonym(s):

None

Definition(s):

  Entitled to a specific mode of access.
Source(s):
NISTIR 5153

  A system entity or actor that has been granted the right, permission, or capability to access a system resource. See also “Authorization”.
Source(s):
NISTIR 7316