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SP 800-63B

Digital Identity Guidelines: Authentication and Lifecycle Management

Date Published: June 2017

Supersedes: SP 800-63-2 (08/29/2013)


Paul Grassi (NIST), Elaine Newton (NIST), Ray Perlner (NIST), Andrew Regenscheid (NIST), James Fenton (Altmode Networks), William Burr (Dakota Consulting), Justin Richer (Bespoke Engineering), Naomi Lefkovitz (NIST), Jamie Danker (DHS), Yee-Yin Choong (NIST), Kristen Greene (NIST), Mary Theofanos (NIST)



authentication; credential service provider; digital authentication; digital credentials; electronic authentication; electronic credentials, federation
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Supplemental Material:
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Other Parts of this Publication:
SP 800-63-3
SP 800-63A
SP 800-63C

Related NIST Publications:
ITL Bulletin

Document History:
06/22/17: SP 800-63B


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