Tampering

Tampering definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): An intentional but unauthorized act resulting in the modification of a system, components of systems, its intended behavior, or data.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015 (Adapted from DHS, Information Technology Sector Baseline Risk Assessment)

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary