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CHIPS Articles: NIST Released NIST Interagency Report 8055, Derived Personal Identity Verification Credentials Proof of Concept Research

NIST Released NIST Interagency Report 8055, Derived Personal Identity Verification Credentials Proof of Concept Research
By NIST News - January 28, 2016
NIST announces the final release of NIST Interagency Report (NISTIR) 8055, Derived Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Credentials (DPC) Proof of Concept Research. This report documents proof of concept research performed by NIST to determine how DPCs could be used to PIV-enable mobile devices and provide multi-factor authentication for an organization's mobile device users.

This report captures DPC requirements, proposes an architecture that supports these requirements, and describe how this architecture could be implemented and operated.

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is an agency of the U.S. Department of Commerce.

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