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Technology and Practice of Passwords

9th International Conference, PASSWORDS 2015, Cambridge, UK, December 7–9, 2015, Proceedings

  • Frank Stajano
  • Stig F. Mjølsnes
  • Graeme Jenkinson
  • Per Thorsheim
Conference proceedings PASSWORDS 2015

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9551)

Also part of the Security and Cryptology book sub series (LNSC, volume 9551)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XV
  2. Human Factors

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Elizabeth Stobert, Robert Biddle
      Pages 3-20
    3. Simon Parkin, Samy Driss, Kat Krol, M. Angela Sasse
      Pages 21-38
    4. Attaullah Buriro, Bruno Crispo, Filippo Del Frari, Jeffrey Klardie, Konrad Wrona
      Pages 45-61
  3. Attacks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-63
    2. Hossein Siadati, Toan Nguyen, Nasir Memon
      Pages 65-71
    3. AbdelRahman Abdou, David Barrera, Paul C. van Oorschot
      Pages 72-91
  4. Cryptography

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 93-93
    2. Stefan Lucks, Jakob Wenzel
      Pages 95-119
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 151-151

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference
proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Passwords, PASSWORDS
2015, held in Cambridge, UK, in December 2015.

The 6 revised full papers presented together with 3 revised short papers
were carefully reviewed and selected from 32 initial submissions. The
papers are organized in topical sections on human factors, attacks, and cryptography.


attacks cracking hash functions password policies user authentication behavioral biometrics Catena challenge question fallback authentication PAKE password hashing competition password recovery password reset personal knowledge questions privacy security sensors smartphone transparent authentication usability

Editors and affiliations

  • Frank Stajano
    • 1
  • Stig F. Mjølsnes
    • 2
  • Graeme Jenkinson
    • 3
  • Per Thorsheim
    • 4
  1. 1.University of CambridgeCambridgeUK
  2. 2.Norwegian University of Science and TechnologyTrondheimNorway
  3. 3.University of CambridgeCambridgeUK
  4. 4.God Praksis ASFyllingsdalenNorway

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