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Publication Citation: NIST and Computer Security

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Author(s): William E. Burr; Hildegard Ferraiolo; David A. Waltermire;
Title: NIST and Computer Security
Published: April 04, 2014
Abstract: The US National Institute of Standards and Technology's highly visible work in four key areas--cryptographic standards, role-based access control, identification card standards, and security automation--has and continues to shape computer and information security at both national and global levels. This article is part of a special issue on NIST contributions to IT.
Citation: IEEE IT Professional
Volume: 16
Issue: 2
Pages: pp. 31 - 37
Keywords: authentication, cryptographic competition, e-commerce, hash function, identity, mobile device authentication, Security Content Automation, smart card
Research Areas: Information Technology, Computer Security, Cybersecurity
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/MITP.2013.88  (Note: May link to a non-U.S. Government webpage)
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