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information security

Abbreviation(s) and Synonym(s): Definition(s):

  The protection of information and information systems from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, or destruction in order to provide confidentiality, integrity, and availability.
Source(s):
CNSSI 4009-2015 (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542)
FIPS 200 under INFORMATION SECURITY (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542)
NIST SP 800-128 under Information Security (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542)
NIST SP 800-137 under Information Security (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542)
NIST SP 800-171 Rev. 1 (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542)
NIST SP 800-12 Rev. 1 under Information Security (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542)
NIST SP 800-18 Rev. 1 under Information Security (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542)
NIST SP 800-30 Rev. 1 under Information Security (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542)
NIST SP 800-37 Rev. 1 under Information Security (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542)
NIST SP 800-39 under Information Security (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542)
NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 4 under Information Security (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542)
NIST SP 800-53A Rev. 4 under Information Security (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542)
NIST SP 800-60 Vol. 1 Rev. 1 under Information Security (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542)
NIST SP 800-60 Vol. 2 Rev. 1 under Information Security (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542)
NISTIR 7621 Rev. 1 under Information Security (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542)

  The term 'information security' means protecting information and information systems from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, or destruction in order to provide integrity, confidentiality, and availability.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-59 under Information Security (44 U.S.C., Sec. 3542 (b)(1))