Configuration Settings

Configuration Settings definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): The set of parameters that can be changed in hardware, software, or firmware that affect the security posture and/or functionality of the information system.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015 (NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 4)
NIST SP 800-171 (Updates to version published June 2015)
NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 4

The set of parameters that can be changed in hardware, software, and/or firmware that affect the security posture and/or functionality of the information system.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-128

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary