Factors of password-based authentication
Event Location / Date(s)
Chicago, IL / 2013
Conference Name / Publication Title
Proceedings of the American Conference of Information Systems (AMCIS) 2013, Information Systems Security, Assurance, and Privacy Track
Organizations continue to rely on password-based authentication methods to control access to many Web-based systems. This research study developed a benchmarking instrument intended to assess authentication methods used in Web-based information systems (IS. This approach explored how authentication practices can be measured in three component areas: 1) password strength requirements, 2) password usage methods, and 3) password reset requirements. This report explores the criteria that are required to define these component areas.
Mattord, H. J.; Levy, Yair; and Furnell, Steven M., "Factors of password-based authentication" (2013). CEC Faculty Proceedings, Presentations, Speeches and Lectures. 100.