Lawful Government Purpose

Lawful Government Purpose definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): Any activity, function, operation, or other circumstance the Government authorizes; also the standard to apply when determining whether individuals, organizations, or groups of users may receive or access cControlled uUnclassified iInformation (CUI) that is not subject to a limited dissemination control authorized by the CUI Executive Agent.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015 (32 C.F.R., 2002)

Synonym(s): None


reference: CSRC Glossary