Archived U.S. Government Approved Protection Profile - U.S. Government Biometric Verification Mode Protection Profile for Basic Robustness Environments, Version 1.1
Short Name: pp_bvm_br_v1.1
Technology Type: Biometrics
CC Version: 3.1
Preceded By: pp_bvm_br_v1.0
Sunset Date: 2010.07.09
Conformance Claim: Basic RobustnessProtection Profile
The U.S. Government Biometric Verification Mode Protection Profile for Basic Robustness Environments specifies the minimum functional and assurance security requirements for biometric products operating in verification mode to provide authentication allowing physical and logical access control to facilities as well as to information systems in basic robustness environments. Biometric systems are enabling technologies designed to augment existing security measures by positively authenticating individuals based on measurable physical features or behaviors. Due to the unique nature of a biometrics TOE and the desire of the PP authors to attempt to accommodate the wide range of biometric technologies, explicit requirements were necessary, as was a great deal of refinement of the CC requirements.
The evaluation of the U. S. Government Biometric Verification Mode Protection Profile for Basic Robustness Environments, Version 1.0 provides specification for environments in which TOEs with various levels of robustness are appropriate to meet Basic Robustness level of independently assured security requirements. The assurance requirements were chosen to be consistent with this goal.
July 25, 2007
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