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defensa en profundidad

English translation: defense in depth

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Spanish term or phrase:defensa en profundidad
English translation:defense in depth
Entered by: William Pairman
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18:05 Oct 31, 2006
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Science - Nuclear Eng/Sci / RI-ISI programmes
Spanish term or phrase: defensa en profundidad
From a white paper outlining necessary requisites in order to implement risk-informed in-service inspection programme

El programa RI-ISI debe ser consistente con el principio de defensa en profundidad

El concepto de defensa en profundidad es fundamental en la seguridad de las centrales nucleares. Se aplica para abordar incertidumbres y limitaciones en nuestros conocimientos y para compensar ante fallos humanos y de equipos. Es un rasgo de la planta proporcionar múltiples barreras de protección., de modo que si sucede un fallo este será compensado o corregido.
William Pairman
Spain
Local time: 08:16
defense in depth
Explanation:

"The principle of defense in depth suggests that where one control would be reasonable, more controls that approach risks in different fashions are better. ..."
http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Defense_in_depth

The defense in depth principle may seem somewhat contradictory to the "secure the weakest ... Defense in depth is a straightforward principle:
https://buildsecurityin.us-cert.gov/daisy/bsi/347.html?branc...
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Patricia Rosas
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defense in depth


Explanation:

"The principle of defense in depth suggests that where one control would be reasonable, more controls that approach risks in different fashions are better. ..."
http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Defense_in_depth

The defense in depth principle may seem somewhat contradictory to the "secure the weakest ... Defense in depth is a straightforward principle:
https://buildsecurityin.us-cert.gov/daisy/bsi/347.html?branc...


    Reference: http://www.nsa.gov/snac/support/defenseindepth.pdf
Patricia Rosas
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Native speaker of: English
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