Cryptographic Alarm

Cryptographic Alarm definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): Circuit or device that detects failures or aberrations in the logic or operation of cryptographic equipment. Crypto-alarm may inhibit transmission or may provide a visible and/or audible alarm.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary