Electronic Authentication

Electronic Authentication definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): e- authentication

Definition(s): The process of establishing confidence in user identities electronically presented to an information system.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-63-2
CNSSI 4009-2015 (NIST SP 800-63-2)

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary