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Evaluating Biometric Encryption Key Generation

Fairhurst, Michael, Hoque, Sanaul, Howells, Gareth, Deravi, Farzin (2005) Evaluating Biometric Encryption Key Generation. In: Proceedings of Third Cost 275 Workshop, Biometrics on the Internet - http://www.fub.it/cost275, 2005 October 27-28, University of Hertfordshire, UK. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:8890)

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Abstract

In traditional cryptosystems, user authentication is based on

possession of secret keys/tokens. Such keys can be forgotten,

lost, stolen, or may be illegally shared, but an ability to relate

a cryptographic key to biometric data can enhance the

trustworthiness of a system. This paper presents a new

approach to generating encryption keys directly from

biometrics.

Item Type: Conference or workshop item (Paper)
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering > TK7800 Electronics > TK7880 Applications of electronics > TK7882.B56 Biometric identification
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Computing, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences > School of Engineering and Digital Arts
Depositing User: Yiqing Liang
Date Deposited: 16 Aug 2009 13:08 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Nov 2021 09:46 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/8890 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Hoque, Sanaul: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8627-3429
Howells, Gareth: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5590-0880
Deravi, Farzin: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0885-437X
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