Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions

Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): MIME

Definition(s): A protocol that makes use of the headers in an IETF RFC 2822 message to describe the structure of rich message content.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-45 Version 2

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary