A IDENTIDADE NO ENSINO A DISTÂNCIA: A CERTEZA DO CLICK SEGURO PELO VERDADEIRO AUTOR

Alexandre S. Matos, Hortência de A. Gonçalves, Maria Tereza E. Oliveira, Zênia De Oliveira Nascimento

Abstract


DOI: 10.14684/intertech.13.2014.257-261

Among the available technologies of security, the electronic certification or virtual identity, developed from cryptography, allows the unequivocal identification of an author of a message made in electronic means, which guarantees authenticity, confidentiality and integrity. In distance education, the use of digital certification from Brazil ICP’s model by students and tutors promotes more safety to the system in conducting the face-to-face evaluation and/or the access to a network with digital certificate, avoiding frauds in official documents, as ID card or driver’s license. This essay aimed to verify the inclusion of digital certificate in virtual environment of learning, the adequacy and operation of this technology. The digital certificate keeps the user’s responsibilities, the details of the security policy, which is created and signed by a certifying authority that guarantees the inviolability of the sent content, offering several services with more agility, facility in access and substantial costs reduction.

 

 

Index Terms - virtual identity, digital certificate, distance education.


Full Text: PDF

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.


Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

----------------------------------------------------------------------

ISSN 2317-4382

----------------------------------------------------------------------

Indexing

Logotipo do IBICT

----------------------------------------------------------------------

Scientific Societies and Directories

Logotipo COPEC Logotipo SHERO Logotipo da Capes

----------------------------------------------------------------------

Follow Us

Logotipo facebook Logotipo LinkedIn Logotipo Twitter