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Electronic Authentication Guideline

Published

Author(s)

William E. Burr, Donna F. Dodson, William T. Polk

Abstract

[Superseded by NIST SP 800-63 Ver. 1.0.1 (September 2004): http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=151295] This recommendation provides technical guidance to Federal agencies implementing electronic authentication. The recommendation covers remote authentication of users over open networks. It defines technical requirements for each of four levels of assurance in the areas of identity proofing, registration, tokens, authentication protocols and related assertions.
Citation
Special Publication (NIST SP) - 800-63 Ver 1.0
Report Number
800-63 Ver 1.0

Keywords

authentication, authentication assurance, credentials service provider, cryptography, electronic government, electronic transactions, identity proofing, public key infrastructure, tokens

Citation

Burr, W. , Dodson, D. and Polk, W. (2004), Electronic Authentication Guideline, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD (Accessed February 28, 2024)
Created June 30, 2004, Updated February 19, 2017