Malik J.,National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra |
Girdhar D.,Computer Associates |
Dahiya R.,National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra |
Sainarayanan G.,HCL Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Journal of Information Processing Systems | Year: 2014
In today's world, communication, the sharing of information, and money transactions are all possible to conduct via the Internet, but it is important that it these things are done by the actual person. It is possible via several means that an intruder can access user information. As such, several precautionary measures have to be taken to avoid such instances. The purpose of this paper is to introduce the idea of a one-time password (OTP), which makes unauthorized access difficult for unauthorized users. A OTP can be implemented using smart cards, time-based tokens, and short message service, but hardware based methodologies require maintenance costs and can be misplaced Therefore, the quick response code technique and personal assurance message has been added along with the OTP authentication. © 2014 KIPS. Source