Date Added: Dec 2013
Keystroke biometrics for user authentication uses the behavioral typing pattern of a user and authenticates him. As the authors all know computers have become a ubiquitous part of the modern society. Everybody uses computers in one or other way. Computer is often used together with the space force they are all familiar with that is the internet. Conventionally, users are authenticated under the normal user name and password procedure. The latest trend in authentication is using biometric as a feature for identifying users. By using biometrics as the integral part of authentication, the chances of imposters entering in a secured system becomes very low. Keystroke biometric uses the behavioral typing pattern as a biometric for identifying a user.