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Publication Citation: Quantifying Assurance of Knowledge Based Authentication

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Author(s): Nelson E. Hastings; Donna F. Dodson;
Title: Quantifying Assurance of Knowledge Based Authentication
Published: June 01, 2004
Abstract: Understanding the principles of knowledge based authentication (KBA) and developing metrics that can be applied to KBA systems will improve information system security. This paper reviews the basics of KBA systems including some environments that KBA can support. The paper then presents three models for the use of KBA when establishing the identity of
Proceedings: Proceedings of the 3rd European Conference on Information Warfare and Security
Location: June 28-29,
Keywords: assurance;authentication;knowledge based authentication;metrics;model;security
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