Internet Engineering Task Force, Network Working Group, Internet Security Glossary

  • Ver. 1 (RFC 2828) (May 2000) (obsoleted by RFC 4949).
  • Ver. 2 (RFC 4949) (Aug. 2007).


This Glossary is an extensive reference that should help the Internet community to improve the clarity of documentation and discussion in an important area of Internet technology. It provides definitions, abbreviations, and explanations of terminology for information system security.

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