m mod n

m mod n definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): For integers m and n, m mod n is the integer r for which 0 ? r < n and m-r is a multiple of n. For example, 11 mod 5=1, and -11 mod 5=4.
Source(s): FIPS 202

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary