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):

Report Date:

1993-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

124.0

Abstract:

This document provides a set of good practices related to covert channel analysis of systems employed for processing classified and other sensitive information. Its 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 arent required by the TCSEC. Computer security, Trusted Computer System Evaluation Criteria TCSEC, Automated information system AIS, Covert channel analysis, Operating systems

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Systems Management and Standards

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE