Controlled Cryptographic Item
3 definitions

Controlled Cryptographic Item

Secure telecommunications or information handling equipment, or associated cryptographic component, that is unclas- sified but governed by a special set of control requirements. Such items are marked CONTROLLED CRYPTO- GRAPHIC ITEM or, where space is limited, controlled cryptographic item.

Controlled Cryptographic Item

Secure telecommunications or information system, or associated cryptographic component, that is unclassified and handled through the COMSEC Material Control System (CMCS), an equivalent material control system, or a combination of the two that provides accountability and visibility. Such items are marked “Controlled Cryptographic Item,” or, where space is limited, “CCI”.

Controlled Cryptographic Item

A secure telecommunications device, information handling equipment ancillary device, or associated cryptographic component that is unclassified but controlled. Controlled Cryptographic equipment and components bear the designator “Controlled Cryptographic Item.”

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Controlled Cryptographic Item has been defined 3 different ways in documents like Information Assurance, Glossary of Key Information Security Terms, Glossary of Security Terms, Definitions, and Acronyms.

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