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The CISSP® and CAP by Russell Dean Vines, CISSP, CISM, Security +, CCNA, MCSE, MCNE, Ronald L. Krutz, Ph.D. P.E., CISSP, ISSEP

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Appendix B. Glossary of Terms and Acronyms

  • * property (or star property) A Bell-LaPadula security model rule giving a subject write access to an object only if the security level of the object dominates the security level of the subject. Also called the confinement property.

  • 1000BaseT 1000 Mbps (1Gbps) baseband Ethernet using twisted-pair wire.

  • 100BaseT 100 Mbps baseband Ethernet using twisted-pair wire.

  • 10Base2 802.3 IEEE Ethernet standard for 10 Mbps Ethernet using coaxial cable (thinnet) rated to 185 meters.

  • 10Base5 10 Mbps Ethernet using coaxial cable (thicknet) rated to 500 meters.

  • 10BaseF 10 Mbps baseband Ethernet using optical fiber.

  • 10BaseT 10 Mbps UTP Ethernet rated to 100 meters.

  • 10Broad36 10 Mbps broadband Ethernet rated to 3600 meters.

  • 3DES Triple Data Encryption Standard.

  • 802.10 IEEE standard that specifies security and privacy access methods for LANs.

  • 802.11 IEEE standard that specifies 1 Mbps and 2 Mbps wireless connectivity. Defines aspects of frequency hopping and direct-sequence spread spectrum (DSSS) systems for use in the 2.4 MHz ISM (industrial, scientific, medical) band. Also refers to the IEEE committee responsible for setting wireless LAN standards.

  • 802.11a Specifies high-speed wireless connectivity in the 5 GHz band using orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) with data rates up to 54 Mbps.

  • 802.11b Specifies high-speed wireless connectivity in the 2.4 GHz ISM band up to 11 Mbps.

  • 802.15 Specification for Bluetooth LANs in the 2.4–2.5 GHz band.

  • 802.2 Standard ...

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