Maintenance Key

Maintenance Key definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): Key intended only for off-the-air, in-shop use. Maintenance key may not be used to protect classified or sensitive U.S. Government information. Also known as bench test key.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015 (CNSSI 4005)

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary