Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Multifactor graphical passwords: An assessment of end-user performance

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

3 Author(s)
Jali, M.Z. ; Fac. of Sci. & Technol., Univ. Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM), Nilai, Malaysia ; Furnell, S.M. ; Dowland, P.S.

This paper reports on the usability study carried out to assess the feasibility of combining two graphical password methods for better security. The methods involved clicking on the image (i.e. click-based) and selecting a series of images (i.e. choice-based). A graphical password prototype was developed (Enhanced Graphical Authentication System) and tested by thirty participants, who were randomly chosen from the authors' university. Two evaluations were made; namely user performance of the combined method and the feasibility of authentication strategies towards the introduced method itself. From both evaluations, it is found that positive results have been obtained, which suggest that these methods could be combined together effectively without giving impediment to users. However, there are issues relating to predictability as a consequence of insecure user behaviour.

Published in:

Information Assurance and Security (IAS), 2011 7th International Conference on

Date of Conference:

5-8 Dec. 2011

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.