Measuring Strength of Identity Proofing (Discussion Draft)
Measuring Strength of Identity Proofing
Workshop: Applying Measurement Science to the Identity Ecosystem
Version: 1, December 16, 2015
Information Technology Laboratory, NIST
This document serves as a primer for discussions to be held at the “Advanced Identity Workshop”
at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg, Maryland, on January
12 and 13, 2016. That workshop will convene federal agencies, commercial relying parties, and
identity solution providers to collaborate on improving standards, guidance, and practices related
to identity management.
Identity proofing is used to e...