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Publication Citation: Secure Domain Name System (DNS) Deployment Guide

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Author(s): Ramaswamy Chandramouli; Scott W. Rose;
Title: Secure Domain Name System (DNS) Deployment Guide
Published: January 01, 2006
Abstract: [Superseded by SP 800-81 Rev. 1 (April 2010): http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905113] We examine the performance of multimodal biometric authentication systems using state-of-the-art Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) fingerprint and face biometric systems on a population approaching 1000 individuals. Majority of prior studies of multimodal biometrics have been limited to relatively low accuracy non-COTS systems and populations of a few hundred users. Our work is the first to demonstrate that multimodal fingerprint and face biometric systems can achieve significant accuracy gains over either biometric alone, even when using highly accurate COTS systems on a relatively large-scale population. In addition to examining well-known multimodal methods, we introduce new methods of normalization and fusion that further improve the accuracy.
Citation: NIST SP - 800-81
Pages: 103 pp.
Keywords: Checklists; denial of service; DNS; DNS Security Extensions; DNSSEC; Domain Name System; information system security; Internet Protocol (IP); risks; vulnerabilities
Research Areas: Computer Security, Cybersecurity, Threats & Vulnerabilities, Networking, Information Technology