Mechanics of User Identification and Authentication: Fundamentals of Identity Management, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Mechanics of User Identification and Authentication

Fundamentals of Identity Management, 1st Edition

By Dobromir Todorov

Auerbach Publications

760 pages

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User identification and authentication are essential parts of information security. Users must authenticate as they access their computer systems at work or at home every day. Yet do users understand how and why they are actually being authenticated, the security level of the authentication mechanism that they are using, and the potential impacts o

Table of Contents

User Identification and Authentication Concepts. Unix User Authentication Architecture. Windows User Authentication Architecture. Authenticating Access to Services and Applications. Authenticating Access to the Infrastructure. Appendices.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS073000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Commerce
COM032000
COMPUTERS / Information Technology
COM053000
COMPUTERS / Security / General