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Authentication Considerations for Public Safety Mobile Networks



Nelson Hastings, Joshua M. Franklin, Larry Feldman, Greg Witte


This bulletin summarizes the information presented in NISTIR 8014, Considerations for Identity Management in Public Safety Mobile Networks, written by Nelson Hastings and Joshua Franklin. The publication analyzes approaches to identity management for public safety networks in an effort to assist individuals developing technical and policy requirements for public safety use.
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authentication, identity management, local authentication, Long Term Evolution, LTE, public safety, remote authentication


Hastings, N. , Franklin, J. , Feldman, L. and Witte, G. (2015), Authentication Considerations for Public Safety Mobile Networks, ITL Bulletin, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed April 21, 2024)
Created May 13, 2015, Updated October 12, 2021