What is AAA security? An introduction to authentication, authorisation and accounting
27 November 2018 • 5 minutes • Written by Leo Mylonas
Authentication, authorisation and accounting (AAA) refers to a common security framework for mediating network and application access. AAA intelligently controls access to computer resources by enforcing strict access and auditing policies. This process ensures that access to network and software application resources can be restricted to specific, legitimate users.