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Implementation of Multifactor based Authentication Scheme for Enhanced ATM Security

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2018
Macarthy O-Genseleke, Osuigbo Ebenezer N., Chioma Chigozie-Okwum

Macarthy O-Genseleke, Osuigbo Ebenezer N. and Chioma Chigozie-Okwum. Implementation of Multifactor based Authentication Scheme for Enhanced ATM Security. International Journal of Computer Applications 181(1):48-51, July 2018. BibTeX

	author = {Macarthy O-Genseleke and Osuigbo Ebenezer N. and Chioma Chigozie-Okwum},
	title = {Implementation of Multifactor based Authentication Scheme for Enhanced ATM Security},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {July 2018},
	volume = {181},
	number = {1},
	month = {Jul},
	year = {2018},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {48-51},
	numpages = {4},
	url = {},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2018917400},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}


The main objective of this work is to develop an authentication scheme that will enhance ATM security using multifactor based authentication scheme, which combines Biometric Fingerprint, PIN and QR-Code authentication. In these system, Bankers will collect the customers finger print and mobile number while opening the accounts then customer only accesses ATM machine. The working of this ATM machine is when customer places finger on the finger print module when its access automatically generates every time different 4-digit code as a message to the mobile of the authorized customer through GSM modem connected to the microcontroller. The code received by the customer should be entered by pressing the keys on the screen. After entering it checks whether it is a valid one or not and allows the customer further access.


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