Active Content

Active Content definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): Electronic documents that can carry out or trigger actions automatically on a computer platform without the intervention of a user.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015 (NIST SP 800-28)
NIST SP 800-28 Version 2

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary