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31. Face Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT) - Performance of Automated Gender Classification Algorithms
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 8052
Topic: Information Technology
Published: 4/20/2015
Authors: Mei L Ngan, Patrick J Grother
Abstract: Facial gender classification is an area studied in the Face Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT) with Still Facial Images Track. While peripheral to automated face recognition, it has become a growing area of research, given its potential use in vari ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918054

32. Nanoscale Spin Valve Josephson Junction Devices
Topic: Information Technology
Published: 4/14/2015
Authors: Burm Baek, William H Rippard, Matthew R Pufall, Samuel Paul Benz, Stephen E Russek, Horst Rogalla, Paul David Dresselhaus
Abstract: Traditionally, superconductivity and magnetism have had a mutually exclusive relationship. However, the physics of superconductor-ferromagnet hybrid structures turned out to be far from being simply destructive, which has led to the hope of a new ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918467

33. TRECVID 2014 -- An Overview of the Goals, Tasks, Data, Evaluation Mechanisms, and Metrics
Topic: Information Technology
Published: 3/26/2015
Authors: Paul Douglas Over, Jonathan G Fiscus, Gregory A Sanders, David M Joy, Martial Michel, George Awad, Alan Smeaton, Wessel Kraaij, Georges Quenot
Abstract: The TREC Video Retrieval Evaluation (TRECVID) 2014 was a TREC-style video analysis and retrieval evaluation, the goal of which remains to promote progress in content-based exploitation of digital video via open, metrics-based evaluation. Over the ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918038

34. Guidance for Secure Authorization of Mobile Applications in the Corporate Environment
Series: ITL Bulletin
Topic: Information Technology
Published: 3/19/2015
Authors: Athanasios T Karygiannis, Stephen Quirolgico, Larry Feldman, Gregory A. Witte
Abstract: This bulletin provides an overview of NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-163, "Vetting the Security of Mobile Applications." The NIST SP helps organizations understand the process for vetting the security of mobile applications, plan for the implement ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918252

35. The Multiplicative Complexity of Boolean Functions on Four and Five Variables
Topic: Information Technology
Published: 3/17/2015
Authors: Meltem Sonmez Turan, Rene C Peralta
Abstract: A generic way to design lightweight cryptographic primitives is to construct simple rounds using small nonlinear components such as 4x4 S-boxes and use these iteratively (e.g., PRESENT and SPONGENT). In order to efficiently implement the primitiv ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916439

36. National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP) Common Criteria Testing
Series: Handbook (NIST HB)
Report Number: 150-20
Topic: Information Technology
Published: 3/4/2015
Author: Dana Smith Leaman
Abstract: NIST Handbook 150-20 represents the technical requirements and guidance for the accreditation of laboratories under the National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP) Information Technology Security Testing: Common Criteria Testing. It ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=915925

37. IT Security
Topic: Information Technology
Published: 2/4/2015
Authors: Morris Chang, David R Kuhn, Timothy Weil
Abstract: How can IT professionals adapt to ever-changing security challenges quickly and without draining their organizations' resources? Articles in this issue highlight emerging trends and suggest ways to approach and address cybersecurity challenges. [gue ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917217

38. Release of NIST Special Publication 800-53A, Revision 4, Assessing Security and Privacy Controls in Federal Information Systems and Organizations
Series: ITL Bulletin
Topic: Information Technology
Published: 1/29/2015
Authors: Kelley L Dempsey, Larry Feldman, Gregory A. Witte
Abstract: NIST has published an updated version of Special Publication (SP) 800-53A, Assessing Security and Privacy Controls in Federal Information Systems and Organizations. SP 800-53A provides guidelines for building effective security assessment plans and p ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917886

39. A Logic Based Network Forensics Model for Evidence Analysis
Topic: Information Technology
Published: 1/28/2015
Authors: Changwei Liu, Anoop Singhal, Duminda Wijesekera
Abstract: Many attackers tend to use sophisticated multi-stage and/or multi-host attack techniques and anti-forensic tools to cover their traces. Due to the limitations of current intrusion detection and network forensic analysis tools, reconstructing attack s ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918321

40. Defensive code's impact on software performance
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1860
Topic: Information Technology
Published: 1/26/2015
Author: David W Flater
Abstract: Defensive code is instructions added to software for the purpose of hardening it against uncontrolled failures and security problems. It is often assumed that defensive code causes a significant reduction in software performance, which justifies ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917376



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