Meaning : Authentication, Authorization and Accounting
Category : Business
Sub Category : Accounting
What does AAA mean or stand for ?
The first gate is Authentication you enter a restricted and protected web space you will need to enter a username and password.This is the outer perimeter and with valid credentials you can enter into the network space.
Authorization is a little more secure.Not everyone can access this portion of the network as it deals with sharing and accessing of resources and data.
Accounting is tracking your footprints or web-prints while you are inside the network.