Computer Security Resource Center

Computer Security Resource Center

Computer Security
Resource Center

NIST announces release of Draft Special Publication (SP) 800-166, Derived PIV Application and Data Model Test Guidelines for public comment
February 08, 2016

Draft SP 800-166, Derived PIV Application and Data Model Test Guidelines contains the derived test requirements and test assertions for testing the Derived PIV Application and associated Derived PIV data objects. The tests verify the conformance of these artifacts to the technical specifications of SP 800-157. SP 800-157 specifies standards-based, secure, reliable, interoperable Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)-based identity credentials. Draft SP 800-166 is targeted at vendors of Derived PIV Applications, issuers of Derived PIV Credentials, and entities that will conduct conformance tests on these applications and credentials. 
 
The public comment period closes on: March 14, 2016
Send comments to piv_derived@nist.gov with “Comments on Draft SP 800-166” in the subject line.

Created December 21, 2016, Updated April 26, 2017