Document Type Definition

Document Type Definition definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): DTD

Definition(s): A document defining the format of the contents present between the tags in an XML or SGML document, and the way they should be interpreted by the application reading the XML or SGML document.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-95 (Web Services Glossary ( 21 October 2002))

Synonym(s): None


reference: CSRC Glossary