Hypothesis (Alternative)

Hypothesis (Alternative) definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): A statement Ha that an analyst will consider as true (e.g., Ha: the sequence is non-random) if and when the null hypothesis is determined to be false.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-22 Rev. 1a

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary