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Hash value

Abbreviation(s) and Synonym(s):

message digest
Message digest

Definition(s):

  The fixed-length bit string produced by a hash function.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-56B Rev. 1

  The result of applying a cryptographic hash function to data (e.g., a message). Also known as a “message digest”.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-106

  The result of applying a hash function to information.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-57 Part 1 Rev. 3 [Superseded]
NIST SP 800-57 Part 1 Rev. 4

  See “Hash value”.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-106 under Message digest

  See message digest.
Source(s):
CNSSI 4009-2015 under hash value/result

  The result of applying a hash function to a message. Also known as a “hash value” or “hash output”.
Source(s):
CNSSI 4009-2015 under message digest (NIST SP 800-107 Rev. 1)
NIST SP 800-107 Rev. 1 under Message digest

  See “message digest”.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-107 Rev. 1

  The result of applying a hash function to data.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-102

  the fixed size result of hashing a message.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-15 under message digest