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Handwritten Signatures: An Understanding

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International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2016
Authors:
Bhushan Thakare, Hemant Deshmukh, Parikshit Mahalle
10.5120/ijca2016909143

Bhushan Thakare, Hemant Deshmukh and Parikshit Mahalle. Article: Handwritten Signatures: An Understanding. International Journal of Computer Applications 139(4):21-26, April 2016. Published by Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA. BibTeX

@article{key:article,
	author = {Bhushan Thakare and Hemant Deshmukh and Parikshit Mahalle},
	title = {Article: Handwritten Signatures: An Understanding},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2016},
	volume = {139},
	number = {4},
	pages = {21-26},
	month = {April},
	note = {Published by Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA}
}

Abstract

Each user has its own unique signature that is mainly used for purposes such as personal identification and verification of certain documents or legal transactions. But for the same offline signature verification is essential. Currently we have signature verification is inefficient and time-consuming for a large number of documents. To overcome the drawbacks to Signature-based verification, we have seen a growth in online biometric personal verification such as fingerprints, eye scan etc. This paper aims to provide general understanding of signatures, approaches and applications of signature verifications.

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Keywords

Signatures, Verification, Forgery