1. A record of both completed and attempted accesses and service.
2. Data in the form of a logical path linking a sequence of events, used to trace the transactions that have affected the contents of a record.
3. In INFOSEC, a chronological record of system activities to enable the reconstruction and examination of the sequence of events and/or changes in an event.
Note: Audit trail may apply to information in an AIS, or to the transfer of COMSEC material[?].
Source: from Federal Standard 1037C and from the National Information Systems Security Glossary
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