Remote Access

Remote Access definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): Access to an organizational information system by a user (or a process acting on behalf of a user) communicating through an external network (e.g., the Internet).
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015 (NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 4)
NIST SP 800-171 (Updates to version published June 2015)
NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 4

The ability for an organization