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Key-derivation method

Abbreviation(s) and Synonym(s):

KDM

Definition(s):

  A method by which keying material is derived from a shared secret and other information. A key-derivation method may use a key-derivation function or a key-derivation procedure.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-56A Rev. 2
NIST SP 800-56B Rev. 1

  A key-derivation function or other approved procedure for deriving keying material.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-57 Part 1 Rev. 4