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passive impostor acceptance
Last modified: Thursday, April 08, 2004 

(n.) In a biometric security system, when an impostor intentionally submits his own biometric sample and claims the identity of another enrollee (either intentionally or unintentionally) with the purpose of gaining access to a system. Passive impostor acceptance implies that the impostor successfully gains entrance into the system using the verified identity.

Compare with active impostor acceptance.

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