Hashing

Hashing definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): The process of using a mathematical algorithm against data to produce a numeric value that is representative of that data.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015 (NIST SP 800-72)
NIST SP 800-101 Rev. 1
NIST SP 800-72

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary