Multifactor Authentication for E-Commerce: NIST Publishes Cybersecurity Practice Guide SP 1800-17

As retailers in the United States have adopted chip-and-signature and chip-and-PIN (personal identification number) point-of-sale security measures, there have been increases in fraudulent online card-not-present electronic commerce (e-commerce) transactions.

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at NIST built and documented a security architecture that demonstrates implementations of multifactor authentication (MFA) for consumers who shop online and for e-commerce platform administrators who operate the systems. The NCCoE also implemented a logging and reporting dashboard to display authentication-related system activity for the security architecture.


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