Manipulated Variable

Manipulated Variable definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): In a process that is intended to regulate some condition, a quantity or a condition that the control alters to initiate a change in the value of the regulated condition.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-82 Rev. 2 (The Automation, Systems, and Instrumentation Dictionary)

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary