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FIPS 186-3

Digital Signature Standard (DSS)

Date Published: June 2009

Supersedes: FIPS 186-2 (10/05/2001)

Author(s)

National Institute of Standards and Technology

Abstract

Keywords

computer security; cryptography; Digital Signature Algorithm; digital signatures; Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm; Federal Information Processing Standard; public key cryptography; RSA
Control Families

None selected

Documentation

Publication:
FIPS 186-3
Comments received on drafts

Supplemental Material:
Comments received on drafts (pdf)

Document History:
06/25/09: FIPS 186-3

Topics

Security and Privacy
digital signatures