Spam

Spam definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): Electronic junk mail or the abuse of electronic messaging systems to indiscriminately send unsolicited bulk messages.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015

Unsolicited email.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-114

Unsolicited bulk commercial email messages.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-45 Version 2

The abuse of electronic messaging systems to indiscriminately send unsolicited bulk messages.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 4

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary