Controlled Variable

Controlled Variable definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): The variable that the control system attempts to keep at the set point value. The set point may be constant or variable.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-82 Rev. 2 (The Automation, Systems, and Instrumentation Dictionary)

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary