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Questions tagged [cia]

For questions about how to interpret the CIA triad of confidentiality, intregrity and availability. Not to be confused with the US intelligence agency.

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Security element that relate to breaking protocol

I am working on evaluating an unsecure protocol. I am trying to categorize the vulnerabilites according to some commonly accepted security elements like the ones specified in the CIA triad or the ...
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Addressing availability element of CIA triad using technical controls

When looking at the availability element of the CIA triad, most definitions mention that availability is addressed through ensuring system up-time by using controls such as disaster recovery, business ...
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Security model for availability of information

I have read about different security models that ensure the confidentiality and integrity of information such as the Chinese wall (confidentiality), Biba (integrity) and Clark-Wilson (integrity). ...
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Where does authenticity fit into the CIA Triad?

Consider a chat application where an attacker is able to send messages in any user's name. This obviously violates the message's authenticity. But what aspect of CIA would be violated? Integrity ...