Computer security Edit
An alert is
|“||[n]otification that a specific attack has been directed at an organization's information systems.||”|
|“||[a] formal notification that an incident has occurred which may develop into a Business Continuity Management or Crisis Management invocation.||”|
An alert "indicates that something significant has happened or may happen."
An alert is
- "a [n]otification that an event has occurred or may occur."
- [a] message that calls attention to a notable situation or informs users of changes in the state of a monitored situation.
Search engine Edit
|“||Search engines, like Google, allow you to specify words, phrases or tags that you want checked periodically, with results of those searches [alerts] returned to you by e-mail.||”|
An alert is a
|“||notification, typically in the form of a text or multimedia message, containing time-sensitive information (event details, weather, news, services updates) that are pushed to a mobile subscriber who has opted-in to receive this information.||”|
- ↑ CNSSI 4009, at 5.
- ↑ ENISA, Glossary (full-text).
- ↑ NIST Special Publication 800-150, at 59.
- ↑ Public Response to Alerts and Warnings Using Social Media: Report of a Workshop on Current Knowledge and Research Gaps, at 1.
- ↑ Information Technology Resource Management Glossary, at 5.
- ↑ Wiki.GIS.com, GIS Glossary (full-text).
- ↑ New Media and the Air Force, Glossary 1.
- ↑ Mobile Marketing Industry Glossary, at 3.