An investigation into the efficacy of keystroke analysis for perimeter defense and facility access

Christopher Leberknight, George R. Widmeyer, Michael L. Recce

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Abstract

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the performance ofstatic keystroke analysis as a complimentary and transparent security solution in the context of perimeter defense and facility access. A biometric keypad prototype was developed to evaluate the classification accuracy using temporal keystroke characteristics and feature points extracted from pressure sensors embedded within the keypad A novel method is proposed to improve keystroke classification accuracy by analyzing 3 pressure related characteristics. amplitude or peak, peak area, and peak sharpness.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2008 IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security, HST'08
Pages345-350
Number of pages6
DOIs
StatePublished - 5 Sep 2008
Event2008 IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security, HST'08 - Waltham, MA, United States
Duration: 12 May 200813 May 2008

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Other2008 IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security, HST'08
CountryUnited States
CityWaltham, MA
Period12/05/0813/05/08

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Leberknight, C., Widmeyer, G. R., & Recce, M. L. (2008). An investigation into the efficacy of keystroke analysis for perimeter defense and facility access. In 2008 IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security, HST'08 (pp. 345-350). [4534475] https://doi.org/10.1109/THS.2008.4534475
Leberknight, Christopher ; Widmeyer, George R. ; Recce, Michael L. / An investigation into the efficacy of keystroke analysis for perimeter defense and facility access. 2008 IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security, HST'08. 2008. pp. 345-350
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Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionResearchpeer-review

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