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Publication Citation: Electronic Authentication Guideline, Recommendations of the National Institute of Standards and Technology

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Author(s): William E. Burr; Donna F. Dodson; William T. Polk;
Title: Electronic Authentication Guideline, Recommendations of the National Institute of Standards and Technology
Published: September 01, 2004
Abstract: This recommendation provides technical guidance to Federal agencies implementing electronic authentication. The recommendation covers remote authentication of users over open networks. It defines technical requirements for each of four levels of assurance in the areas of identity proofing, registration, tokens, authentication protocols and related assertions.
Citation: NIST SP - 800-63
Keywords: authenication;authentication assurance;credentials service provider;cryptography;electronic government;electronic transactions;identity proofing;public key infrastructure;tokens
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