Steady State

Steady State definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): An asset or part of an asset that has been delivered and is performing the mission.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-65 Rev. 1

A characteristic of a condition, such as value, rate, periodicity, or amplitude, exhibiting only negligible change over an arbitrarily long period of time.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-82 Rev. 2 (ANSI/ISA-51.1-1979)

Synonym(s): None


reference: CSRC Glossary