Remote Access Point

Remote Access Point definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): Distinct devices, areas and locations of a control network for remotely configuring control systems and accessing process data. Examples include using a mobile device to access data over a LAN through a wireless access point, and using a laptop and modem connection to remotely access an ICS system.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-82 Rev. 2

Synonym(s): None


reference: CSRC Glossary