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An Approach to Software Development for Continuous Authentication of Smart Wearable Device Users


Abstract With the recent expansion in the use of wearable technology, a large number of users access personal data with these smart devices. The consumer market of wearables includes smartwatches, health and fitness bands, and gesture control armbands. These smart devices enable users to communicate with each other, control other devices, relax and work out more effectively. As part of their functionality, these devices store, transmit, and/or process sensitive user personal data, perhaps biological and location data, making them an abundant source of confidential user information. Thus, prevention of unauthorized access to wearables is necessary. In fact, it is important to effectively authenticate users to prevent intentional misuse or alteration ... (more)
Created Date 2017
Contributor Mukherjee, Tamalika (Author) / Yau, Sik-Sang (Advisor) / Ahn, Gail-Joon (Committee member) / Davulcu, Hasan (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Computer science
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 87 pages
Language English
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Note Masters Thesis Software Engineering 2017
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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