Central Limit Theorem

Central Limit Theorem definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): For a random sample of size n from a population with mean ?and variance ?2, the distribution of the sample means is approximately normal with mean ? and variance ?2/n as the sample size increases.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-22 Rev. 1a

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary