Security Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
1.) With respect to classified matter, the condition that prevents unauthorized persons from having access to official information that is safeguarded in the interests of national security.
2.) Measures taken by a military unit, activity, or installation to protect itself against all acts designed to, or which may, impair its effectiveness.
3.) A condition that results from the establishment and maintenance of protective measures that ensure a state of inviolability from hostile acts or influences.
- see also national security
In the United States, military vocabulary is standardized by the Department of Defence. These terms are used by the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps.
Term Classification: intelligence
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