U.S. flag   An official website of the United States government
Dot gov

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.


Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock (Dot gov) or https:// means you've safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Special Publication 800-166, Derived PIV Application and Data Model Test Guidelines
June 07, 2016

NIST announces the release of Special Publication (SP) 800-166Derived PIV Application and Data Model Test Guidelines. SP 800-166 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, Guidelines for Derived Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Credentials. SP 800-157 specifies standards-based, secure, reliable, interoperable Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)-based identity credentials. 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.

Created December 21, 2016, Updated June 22, 2020