Independent Verification & Validation

Independent Verification & Validation definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): IVV

Definition(s): A comprehensive review, analysis, and testing, (software and/or hardware) performed by an objective third party to confirm (i.e., verify) that the requirements are correctly defined, and to confirm (i.e., validate) that the system correctly implements the required functionality and security requirements.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015

Synonym(s): None


reference: CSRC Glossary