Destroyed State

Destroyed State definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): A key lifecycle state in which a key cannot be recovered or used.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-130

A lifecycle state of a key whereby the key is no longer available and cannot be reconstructed.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-152

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary