Ontology for Authentication
Draft published 2021-02. Responses due 2021-04-09
NIST Information Technology Laboratory - COMPUTER SECURITY RESOURCE CENTER - Internal Report
Description: Technical guidelines for Federal agencies implementing electronic authentication. The document lists technical requirements for the four levels assurance defined in OMB M-04-04 in the areas of identity proofing, registration, tokens, management processes, authentication protocols and assertion mechanisms.
Security: The document is an information security guideline. The requirements in the document are grouped into four assurance levels that provide increasing levels of trust in the authentication process.
Interoperability: The purpose of the document is to provide sets of requirements for the OMB-04-04 Levels of Assurance. It promotes interoperability by providing a baseline set of requirements for diverse Identity Management systems.