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3DES

Triple Digital Encryption System

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AAA

Authentication authorization and accounting

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ABAC

Attribute-based access control

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ACL

Access control list

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AES256

Advanced encryption standards 256

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AH

Authentication header

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ALE

Annualized loss expectancy
(SLE × ARO = ALE)

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AP

Access point

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API

Application program interface

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APT

Advanced persistent threat

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ARO

Annualized rate of occurrence

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ARP

Address resolution protocol

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ASLR

Address space layout randomization

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ASP

Application service provider

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AUP

Acceptance use policy

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AV

Antivirus

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BAC

Business availability center

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BCP

Business continuity planning

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BIA

Business impact analysis

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BIOS

Basic input/output system

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BPA

Business partners agreement

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BPDU

Bridge protocol data unit

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BYOD

Bring your own device

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CA

Certificate authority

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CAC

Common access card

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CAN

Controller access network

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CAPTCHA

Completely automated public tuning test to tell computers and humans apart

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CAR

Corrective action report

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CBC

Cipher block chaining

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CCMP

Counter-mode/CBC-Mac protocol