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<access control> capability or ticket in an access control system.

Source: ISO/IEC 27032:2015, Information technology — Security techniques — Guidelines for cybersecurity, First Edition, July 2012. Global Standards

 

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<IPSec> data exchanged by ISAKMP to prevent certain Denial-of-Service attacks during the establishment of a security association.

Source: ISO/IEC 27032:2015, Information technology — Security techniques — Guidelines for cybersecurity, First Edition, July 2012. Global Standards

 

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<HTTP> data exchanged between an HTTP server and a browser to store state information on the client side and retrieve it later for server use.

  • NOTE A web browser can be a client or a server.

Source: ISO/IEC 27032:2015, Information technology — Security techniques — Guidelines for cybersecurity, First Edition, July 2012. Global Standards