Approved Mode Of Operation

Approved Mode Of Operation definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): A mode of the cryptographic module that employs only Approved security functions (not to be confused with a specific mode of an Approved security function, e.g., DES CBC mode).
Source(s): FIPS 140-2

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary