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Trusted Party

Definition(s):

  A party that is trusted by its clients to generate cryptographic keys.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-133 Rev. 2
NIST SP 800-133 [Superseded]
NIST SP 800-133 Rev.1 [Superseded]

  A party that is trusted by an entity to faithfully perform certain services for that entity. An entity may choose to act as a trusted party for itself.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-56B Rev. 2 under Trusted party
NIST SP 800-56B Rev. 1 [Superseded] under Trusted party

  A trusted party is a party that is trusted by an entity to faithfully perform certain services for that entity. An entity could be a trusted party for itself.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-56A Rev. 2 [Superseded] under Trusted party