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Crypto Publication Review Project

Completed Reviews

Below is a list of publications whose reviews have been completed by the Crypto Publication Review Board, along with links to comments received, the Board's initial decision proposal, and the final decision that has been approved by NIST management.

Also, see a list of publications currently under review.

See descriptions of the publication decision options: Reaffirm, Update, Revise, Convert, Withdraw.

Completed Publication Reviews and Decisions

Publications Initial Review Decision Proposal Final Decision
SP 800-15
MISPC Minimum Interoperability Specification for PKI Components, Version 1
(January 1998)

Announcement 
(5/10/21)

Initial Public Comments
(6/11/21)

Withdraw

Announcement
(8/4/21)

Decision Proposal Comments
(9/3/21)

Withdraw

Announcement
(9/13/21)

SP 800-25
Federal Agency Use of Public Key Technology for Digital Signatures and Authentication
(October 2000)

Announcement
(5/10/21)

No comments received.
(6/11/21)

Withdraw

Announcement
(8/4/21)

No comments received.
(9/3/21)

Withdraw

Announcement
(9/13/21)

SP 800-32
Introduction to Public Key Technology and the Federal PKI Infrastructure 
(February 2001)

Announcement
(5/10/21)

Initial Public Comments
(6/11/21)

Withdraw

Announcement
(8/4/21)

No comments received.
(9/3/21)

Withdraw

Announcement
(9/13/21)

 

Contacts

Crypto Publication Review Board
cryptopubreviewboard@nist.gov

Morris Dworkin

Daniel Apon

Elaine Barker

Chris Celi

Jim Foti

Meltem Sönmez Turan

Topics

Security and Privacy: cryptography

Activities and Products: standards development

Created March 23, 2021, Updated October 18, 2021