Ciphersuite

Ciphersuite definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): A set of cryptographic algorithms and parameter specifications. For example, EAP method ciphersuites typically contain authentication and key establishment algorithms, as well as algorithms used for encryption and integrity protection, including corresponding key sizes and other parameters.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-120

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary