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ALARM Association of Local Authority Risk Managers
BS Baseline Standard
CA Certification Authority
CAPS CESG Assisted Products Scheme
CC Common Criteria
CCT Mark CSIA Claims Tested Mark
CIFAS Credit Industry Fraud Avoidance System
CIRT Computer Incident Response Team
CLAS CESG Listed Advisor Scheme
CNI Critical National Infrastructure
CO (SPD) Cabinet Office (Security Policy Division)
CRL Certificate Revocation List
CSIA Central Sponsor for Information Assurance
DLA Disability Living Al owance
DoS Denial of Service
DPA Data Protection Act
DTI Department of Trade and Industry
DWP Department for Work and Pensions
EDRMS Electronic Document and Record Management System
EID European Identity Management (Programme)
EIF European Interoperability Framework
ENISA European Network and IS Agency
FCO Foreign and Commonwealth Office
GSi Government Secure Intranet
HMG IS1 HMG Infosec Standard No.1: (Part 1: risk assessment, Part 2: risk treatment)
HMG IS2 HMG Infosec Standard No. 2: risk management and accreditation
HO Home Office
HTTP(s) Hypertext Transfer Protocol (secure)
IA Information Assurance
IAPC Information Assurance Policy Committee
IDABC Interoperable Delivery of European e-Government Services to public Administrators, Businesses and Citizens
ILx Impact Level x
IPR Intel ectual Property Rights
IPS Identity and Passport Service
IS Information System
ISM Interconnection Security Measures
ISO International Organisation for Standardisation
ITSEC IT Security Evaluation and Certification Scheme
MPS Manual of Protective Security
NINO National Insurance Number
NISCC National Infrastructure Security Coordination Centre
NIST (American) National Institute of Standards and Technology
OGC Office of Government Commerce
OGD Other Government Department
PDCA Plan-Do-Check-Act
PIN Personal Identification Number
PKI Public Key Infrastructure
RA Registration Authority
RMADS Risk Management and Accreditation Document Set
SIRO Senior Information Risk Owner
SLA Service Level Agreement
SRO Senior Responsible Owner
SSL Secure Sockets Layer
S/MIME Secure / Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions
SyOps Security Operating Procedures
TCP/IP Transmission Control Protocol / Internet Protocol
TLS Transport Layer Security
ToE Target of Evaluation
TTP Trusted Third Party
UPS Uninterruptible Power Supply
VbV Verified by Visa
VPN Virtual Private Network

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