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81. Failure Modes in Medical Device Software: an Analysis of 15 Years of Recall Data
Published: 12/5/2001
Authors: Dolores R. Wallace, David R Kuhn
Abstract: Most complex systems today contain software, and systems failures activated by software faults can provide lessons for software development practices and software quality assurance. This paper presents an analysis of software-related failures of medi ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917180

82. A Hybrid Authentication Protocol Using Quantum Entanglement and Symmetric Cryptography
Report Number: 6741
Published: 6/13/2001
Author: David R Kuhn
Abstract: This paper presents a hybrid cryptographic protocol, using quantum and classical resources, for authentication and authorization in a network. One or more trusted servers distribute streams of entangled photons to individual resources that seek to c ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=151242

83. PBX Vulnerability Analysis: Finding Holes in Your PBX Before Someone Else Does
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-24
Published: 4/1/2001
Author: David R Kuhn
Abstract: This report presents a generic methodology for conducting an analysis of a Private Branch Exchange (PBX) in order to identify security vulnerabilities. The report focuses on digital-based PBXs and addresses the following areas for study: System Arc ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=151223

84. Introduction to Public Key Technology and the Federal PKI Infrastructure
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-32
Published: 2/26/2001
Authors: David R Kuhn, Chung Tong Hu, William T Polk, Shu-jen H Chang
Abstract: This publication was developed to assist agency decision-makers in determining if a PKI is appropriate for their agency, and how PKI services can be deployed most effectively within a Federal agency. It is intended to provide an overview of PKI func ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=151247

85. Security for Private Branch Exchange Systems
Series: ITL Bulletin
Published: 8/1/2000
Author: David R Kuhn
Abstract: This document provides an introduction to security for private branch exchange systems (PBXs). The primary audience is agency system administrators and others responsible for the installation and operation of PBX systems. Major threat classes are e ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=151230

86. The NIST Model for Role-Based Access Control: Towards a Unified Standard
Published: 7/26/2000
Authors: R. Sandhu, David F Ferraiolo, David R Kuhn
Abstract: This paper describes a unified model for role-based access control (RBAC). RBAC is a proven technology for large-scale authorization. However, lack of a standard model results in uncertainty and confusion about its utility and meaning. The NIST model ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916402

87. Converting System Failure Histories Into Future Win Situations
Published: 1/7/2000
Authors: D Wallace, David R Kuhn
Abstract: Most complex systems today contain software, and systems failures activated by software faults can provide lessons for software development practices and software quality assurance. This paper presents an analysis of software-related failures of med ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=151672

88. Lessons from 342 Medical Device Failures
Published: 11/17/1999
Authors: D Wallace, David R Kuhn
Abstract: Today's highly complex systems often contain software. Lessons can be learned about softwaredevelopment and assurance concerning quality practices, from system failures activated bysoftware faults. This paper presents an analysis of failures of medi ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=151659

89. Software Quality Lessons From Medical Device Failure Data
Report Number: 6407
Published: 11/1/1999
Authors: D Wallace, David R Kuhn
Abstract: Most complex systems today contain software, and systems failures activated by software faults can provide lessons for software development practices and software quality assurance. This report presents an analysis of 342 software-related failures o ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=151673

90. Software Certification: Testing and Measurement
Published: 7/30/1999
Authors: S A. Wakid, David R Kuhn, D Wallace
Abstract: The focus of this article is on cost effective processes for measuring conformance, dependability, and performance of software as three key attributes of its quality. This article discusses the application of principles of measurement science to sof ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=151664



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