The IT Law Wiki
Line 5: Line 5:
 
== Source ==
 
== Source ==
   
This page uses content from the [https://wiki.internet2.edu/confluence/display/itsg2/Glossary Information Security Guide 2 - Glossary], which is made available under the [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Creative Commons Attribution License 3.0 Unported].
+
* This page uses content from the [https://wiki.internet2.edu/confluence/display/itsg2/Glossary Information Security Guide 2 - Glossary,] which is made available under the [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Creative Commons Attribution License 3.0 Unported.]
 
[[Category:Security]]
 
[[Category:Security]]
 
[[Category:Definition]]
 
[[Category:Definition]]

Revision as of 04:25, 14 December 2010

Definition

User identification is the process, usually through a unique character string, by which a user identifies himself to the system as a valid user.

Source