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  1. Rainbow Series

    The Rainbow Series is a series of computer security standards and guidelines published by the United States government in the 1980s and 1990s. They were originally published by the U.S. Department of Defense Computer Security Center, and then by the National Computer Security Center.

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  1. rainbow series

    Any of several series of technical manuals distinguished by cover color. The original rainbow series was the NCSC security manuals (see Orange Book). These are now available via the web. the term has also been commonly applied to the PostScript reference set. Which books are meant by “the rainbow series” unqualified is thus dependent on one's local technical culture.


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