Password

Known as: Computer password, Password (disambiguation), Contraseña 
A password is a word or string of characters used for user authentication to prove identity or access approval to gain access to a resource (example… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Computer security depends largely on passwords to authenticate human users. However, users have difficulty remembering passwords… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
We describe a browser extension, PwdHash, that transparently produces a different password for each site, improving web password… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Graphical password schemes have been proposed as an alternative to text passwords in applications that support graphics and mouse… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Users rarely choose passwords that are both hard to guess and easy to remember. To determine how to help users choose good… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We present a novel approach to improving the security of passwords. In our approach, the legitimate user’s typing patterns (e.g… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
There has been much interest in password-authenticated keyexchange protocols which remain secure even when users choose passwords… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
When designing password-authenticated key exchange protocols (as opposed to key exchange protocols authenticated using… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The proliferation of technology requiring user authentication has increased the number of passwords which users have to remember… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The encrypted key exchange (EKE) protocol is augmented so that hosts do not store cleartext passwords. Consequently, adversaries… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
This paper describes the history of the design of the password security scheme on a remotely accessed time-sharing system. The… (More)
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