Guardsystem (System)

Guardsystem (System) definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): A computer system that (a) acts as gateway between two information systems operating under different security policies and (b) is trusted to mediate information data transfers between the two.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015 (IETF RFC 4949 Ver 2)

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary