Certificate-Using System

Certificate-Using System definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): An implementation of those functions defined in the X.509 standard [IS094-8] that are used by a certificate user. This term is defined in the Draft Amendments to X.509 [DAM] and equivalent to the term "client" used in this interoperability specification.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-15

Synonym(s): None


reference: CSRC Glossary