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Overview of NIST Random Number Generation Standards (90A, 90B, 90C, 22)

May 31, 2023


Meltem Sönmez Turan - NIST


This talk will provide an overview of the NIST Random Number/Bit Generation series of publications, including:

  • SP 800-90A, Recommendation for Random Number Generation Using Deterministic Random Bit Generators
  • SP 800-90B, Recommendation for the Entropy Sources Used for Random Bit Generation
  • SP 800-90C, Recommendation for Random Bit Generator (RBG) Constructions
  • SP 800-22, A Statistical Test Suite for Random and Pseudorandom Number Generators for Cryptographic Applications

Presented at

Random Bit Generation Workshop 2023 [Virtual]

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Security and Privacy: random number generation

Created May 31, 2023, Updated June 01, 2023