Validation – confirmation, through provision of objective evidence, that the requirements for a specific intended use or application have been fulfilled.
VAR – a value-added reseller.
Vector – in computing, this is the method that malware uses to propagate itself.
Verification – confirmation through the provision of objective evidence that specified requirements have been fulfilled.
Verified by Visa – see 3-D Secure.
Virtualisation – as ‘virtual’ usually means that the thing to which it refers isn’t real, the idea of virtualisation might seem odd. The term, however, refers to the emulation of operating systems and applications within a virtual environment, which itself may co-exist completely independently from other virtual environments on ...