Distinguished Encoding Rules

Distinguished Encoding Rules definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): DER

Definition(s): Rules for encoding ASN.l objects which give a consistent encoding for each ASN. 1 value. Implementations conforming to this specification shall encode ASN.l objects using the DER.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-15

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary