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Red Book

Informal name for one of the four standard references on PostScript. The other three official guides are known as the Blue Book, the Green Book, and the White Book.

["PostScript Language Reference Manual", Adobe Systems, Addison-Wesley, 1985 (ISBN 0-201-10174-2); second edition 1990 (ISBN 0-201-18127-4)].

Red Book

Informal name for one of the three standard references on Smalltalk. This book also has blue and green siblings.

["Smalltalk-80: The Interactive Programming Environment", Adele Goldberg, Addison-Wesley, 1984; (ISBN 0-201-11372-4)].

Red Book

Any of the 1984 standards issued by the ITU-T eighth plenary assembly. These include, among other things, the X.400 electronic mail specification, the Group 1 through 4 fax standards, ISDN, the R2 signalling system (Q.400 series recommendations), data communication via the PSTN (the V series recommendations) and tariffs and metering principles (the D series).

Red Book

The new version of the Green Book - IEEE 1003.1-1990, also known as ISO 9945-1 - is (because of the colour and the fact that it is printed on A4 paper) known in the USA. as "the Ugly Red Book That Won't Fit On The Shelf" and in Europe as "the Ugly Red Book That's A Sensible Size".

Red Book

The NSA "Trusted Network Interpretation" companion to the Orange Book.

See also book titles.
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(1) (National Counterintelligence and Security Center of the U.S.) The NCSC was established in 2014 by the Director of National Intelligence (DNI) to integrate and align counterintelligence and security missions and their responsibilities under one organization. Among other functions, the NCSC monitors cyber threats to the security of the United States. The NCSC works with the U.S. government cyber and intelligence communities to circumvent malicious actors both foreign and domestic, and it coordinates operations among the six largest federal cyber centers, the DHS Office of Intelligence and Analysis and private sector partners. See NCCIC.

(2) (National Computer Security Center of the U.S.) The NCSC was formed in 1981 as the DOD Computer Security Center, which was part of the NSA. The NCSC's key function was to support standards and evaluation of computing technology for secure applications by government agencies. Reduced in staff in the late 1980s and terminated in the mid-1990s, the NCSC was replaced by other agencies.

Known for sponsoring the Rainbow Series of papers summarizing minimum requirements for secure data storage and communications, the agency was also responsible for organizing the National Information Systems Security Conferences which ended with the 23rd conference in 2000. See Rainbow Series and NCSC security levels.

(3) (National Cyber Security Centre) The equivalent of the U.S. NCSC in the U.K. and Ireland, which were established in 2016 and 2015 respectively. See GCHQ.

Red Book audio

The specification of the Compact Disc (CD), which was introduced in 1983. The terms Red Book audio, Compact Disc (CD) and CD-DA (CD-Digital Audio) are synonymous. See CD and CD-DA.
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Currently, over 400 species of rare wild birds live in Kyrgyzstan, including 57 species are listed in the Red Book of Kyrgyzstan.
They were identified as Mohammed Haider, alias Chhota (whose name was at page 140 in the Red Book), Syed Mehtab Husain, alias Muchhar (whose name was at p136 of the book), Gul Akbar, alias Abdullah (whose name was at p142 of the book), police constable Syed Haider Abbas Rizvi, alias Policewala, Asif Raza, alias Khalid, and Kamran, alias Pathan.
After investigation into the material recovered from the raid site, the police carried out raid on Business Recorder road to arrest six culprits including a serving police head constable and three accused listed in red book of the police while they were travelling on a vehicle and motorbikes.
"The Red Book of flora and fauna has critical importance because it provides information that helps in compiling protection priorities at local and global levels.
As per red book 2018 the number of suspects that were not nabbed by FIA is 112 while number of human traffickers in 2017 stood at 101.
Of the 112 individuals identified in the 2018 Red Book, more than half (58) are from Punjab, 34 from Islamabad, 15 from Sindh, three from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and two from Balochistan.
RAWALPINDI -- The eighth edition of the Red Book 2018 of most wanted human traffickers, who lure innocent people abroad by showing them dreams of a bright future and deprive them of their money, has been issued.
THE traditional red book issued by the NHS for each new baby will be digitised to make it 'easier for parents and fit for the future'.
These are among the main findings of the latest edition of Uranium - Resources, Production and Demand, also known as the "Red Book", a world reference jointly prepared every two years by the Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) and the IAEA, the report pointed out.
Now is the time to order the most recent, updated versions of Rubber Worlds annual rubber industry references, the Blue Book and the Red Book.
The recommended age for IGRA use has been lowered from five years to two years in the updated guidelines, which were published in the AAP's 2018 Red Book: Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases.