Crypto Publication Review Project
News and Updates
Proposal to Update NIST SP 800-38E
February 8, 2023
NIST is proposing to update Special Publication (SP) 800-38E, "Recommendation for Block Cipher Modes of Operation: the XTS-AES Mode for Confidentiality on Storage Devices." Please submit public comments by March 10, 2023.
Public Comments Requested on SP 800-132
January 6, 2023
NIST is currently reviewing SP 800-132, "Recommendation for Password-Based Key Derivation: Part 1: Storage Applications," (2010) and is requesting public feedback on all aspects of the publication by February 24, 2023.
Withdrawal of NIST SP 800-107 Revision 1
December 20, 2022
NIST has decided to withdraw Special Publication 800-107 Revision 1 after moving some of its requirements to a new CMVP Implementation Guidance (IG).
Proposal to Withdraw SP 800-106
October 18, 2022
NIST is proposing to withdraw Special Publication (SP) 800-106. Please submit public comments by November 18, 2022.
Proposal to Convert FIPS 198-1 to a NIST SP
September 20, 2022
NIST's Crypto Publication Review Board proposes to convert FIPS 198-1, the HMAC standard, to a NIST Special Publication. The public comment period closes October 20, 2022.
Public Comments Requested on FIPS 180-4
June 9, 2022
NIST is currently reviewing FIPS 180-4, "Secure Hash Standard (SHS)," (2015) and is requesting public feedback on all aspects of the publication by September 9, 2022.
Decision to Revise NIST SP 800-22 Rev. 1a
April 19, 2022
After considering several rounds of public comments, NIST has decided to revise Special Publication 800-22 Rev. 1a, "A Statistical Test Suite for Random and Pseudorandom Number Generators for Cryptographic Applications."
Proposal to Revise SP 800-38A
March 24, 2022
NIST is proposing to revise Special Publication (SP) 800-38A. Please submit public comments by April 25, 2022.
Public Comments Requested on SP 800-106
January 13, 2022
NIST is currently reviewing Special Publication (SP) 800-106, "Randomized Hashing for Digitial Signatures," (2009) and is requesting public feedback on all aspects of the publication by March 16, 2022.
Created March 23, 2021, Updated November 14, 2023