Functional Testing

Functional Testing definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): Segment of quality assurance testing in which advertised security mechanisms of an information system are tested against a specification.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015

Testing that verifies that an implementation of some function operates correctly.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-152

Synonym(s): None


reference: CSRC Glossary