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Review Techniques

Abbreviation(s) and Synonym(s):

None

Definition(s):

  Passive information security testing techniques, generally conducted manually, that are used to evaluate systems, applications, networks, policies, and procedures to discover vulnerabilities. They include documentation, log, ruleset, and system configuration review; network sniffing; and file integrity checking.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-115