Key-Encryption-Key

Key-Encryption-Key definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): KEK

Definition(s): A key that encrypts other key (typically Traffic Encryption Keys or TEKs) for transmission or storage.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015 (CNSSI 4005)

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary