Security Engineering

Security Engineering definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): An interdisciplinary approach and means to enable the realization of secure systems. It focuses on defining customer needs, security protection requirements, and required functionality early in the systems development lifecycle, documenting requirements, and then proceeding with design, synthesis, and system validation while considering the complete problem.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015

Synonym(s): None


reference: CSRC Glossary