Data Diode

Data Diode definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): A data diode (also referred to as a unidirectional gateway, deterministic one-way boundary device or unidirectional network) is a network appliance or device allowing data to travel only in one direction.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-82 Rev. 2

Synonym(s): None


reference: CSRC Glossary