Electromagnetic Interference (EMI)

Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): EMI

Definition(s): An electromagnetic disturbance that interrupts, obstructs, or otherwise degrades or limits the effective performance of electronics/electrical equipment.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-101 Rev. 1
NIST SP 800-72

Electromagnetic emissions from a device, equipment, or system that interfere with the normal operation of another device, equipment, or system.
Source(s): FIPS 140-2

Synonym(s): None


reference: CSRC Glossary