Magnetic Media

Magnetic Media definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): A class of storage device that uses only magnetic storage media for persistent storage, without the assistance of heat (ie. heat assisted magnetic recording (HAMR)) or the additional use of other persistent storage media such as flash memory-based media.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-88 Rev. 1

Synonym(s): None


reference: CSRC Glossary