Proceedings of The 2005 International Conference on Security and Management
Proximity-Based Authentication for Mobile Devices
June 20, 2005
While mobile handheld devices provide productivity benefits, they also pose new risks. User authentication is the best safeguard against the risk of unauthorized use and access to a device’s contents. This paper describes two location-based user authentication mechanisms designed to take advantage of Bluetooth functionality built into many current handheld devices.
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