SA-18 TAMPER RESISTANCE AND DETECTION

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PCF Compliance

Not applicable.


Control Description

The organization implements a tamper protection program for the information system, system component, or information system service.

Supplemental Guidance

Anti-tamper technologies and techniques provide a level of protection for critical information systems, system components, and information technology products against a number of related threats including modification, reverse engineering, and substitution. Strong identification combined with tamper resistance and/or tamper detection is essential to protecting information systems, components, and products during distribution and when in use.