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NISTIR 7298

Glossary of Key Information Security Terms

Date Published: April 25, 2006

Supersedes: FIPS 39 (02/15/1976)

Editor(s)

Richard Kissel (NIST)

Abstract

Keywords

glossary; information security; information security glossary; IT security; IT security glossary; computer security division; computer security
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Publication:
NISTIR 7298 (DOI)
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Document History:
04/25/06: NISTIR 7298

Topics

Security and Privacy
general security & privacy