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Next Steps in NIST Lightweight Cryptography Standardization

September 27, 2023


Meltem Sönmez Turan - NIST


Abstract: In February of 2023, NIST announced the decision to standardize the Ascon family for lightweight cryptography applications. This talk provides an overview of the process, and explains the next steps.

[Slides] [Video]

Presented at

MPTS 2023: NIST Workshop (virtual) on Multi-Party Threshold Schemes 2023

Event Details



Parent Project

See: Lightweight Cryptography

Related Topics

Security and Privacy: cryptography

Created September 21, 2023, Updated October 25, 2023