PE-03(05) Tamper Protection

Employ pe-03.05_odp.01 to pe-03.05_odp.02 physical tampering or alteration of pe-03.05_odp.03 within the system.

Parameter ID Definition
pe-03.05_odp.01 anti-tamper technologies

Selection (one-or-more):

  • detect
  • prevent
pe-03.05_odp.03 hardware components



Organizations can implement tamper detection and prevention at selected hardware components or implement tamper detection at some components and tamper prevention at other components. Detection and prevention activities can employ many types of anti-tamper technologies, including tamper-detection seals and anti-tamper coatings. Anti-tamper programs help to detect hardware alterations through counterfeiting and other supply chain-related risks.

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