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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Technology Administration, National Institute of Standards and Technology, U.S. Dept. of Energy in Gaithersburg, MD, Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Computers -- Access control,
  • World Wide Web

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Edition Notes

StatementRyan P. McCormack, John E. Koontz, Judith Devaney
SeriesNISTIR -- 6278
ContributionsKoontz, John E, Devaney, Judith E. 1943-, National Institute of Standards and Technology (U.S.), United States. Dept. of Energy
The Physical Object
Pagination12 p.
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13625634M

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