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ACTION-151 update security context - User agents and robustness of authentication schemes

From: Doyle, Bill <wdoyle@mitre.org>
Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2007 08:50:01 -0400
Message-ID: <518C60F36D5DBC489E91563736BA4B580156135C@IMCSRV5.MITRE.ORG>
To: <public-wsc-wg@w3.org>
With the discussion on authentication mechanism I added some text to
the user agent section. Imagine that this will generate some

7.5 Provided by user agent

o       Robustness of Authentication mechanism(s) used to establish
user identity

         One Factor (Shared Secret, something you know)   

*         ID / Password

*         Personalized access control (e.g. ID/Password with additional
fields customized by user such as graphic and/or text field(s))

         Two Factor (something you have / something you are)

*         Smart Cards, tokens (e.g. USB, CaC, RSA SecureID)

*         Biometrics


Bill D.

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