Accession Number : ADA276418

Title :   Covert Channel Analysis of Trusted Systems. A Guide to Understanding

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : NAVAL COASTAL SYSTEMS CENTER PANAMA CITY FL

Personal Author(s) : Gligor, Virgil

PDF Url : ADA276418

Report Date : NOV 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 124

Abstract : This document provides a set of good practices related to covert channel analysis of systems employed for processing classified and other sensitive information. It's written to help vendors and evaluators understand covert channel analysis requirements. It contains suggestions and recommendations derived from Trusted Computer System Evaluation Criteria (TCSEC) objectives but which aren't required by the TCSEC. Computer security, Trusted Computer System Evaluation Criteria (TCSEC), Automated information system (AIS), Covert channel analysis, Operating systems

Descriptors :   *DATA PROCESSING SECURITY, REQUIREMENTS, COMPUTERS, VENDORS, CLASSIFIED MATERIALS, CHANNELS, BANDWIDTH, COVERT OPERATIONS, INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Subject Categories : Computer Systems Management and Standards

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE