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NISTIR 8214 (Draft)

Threshold Schemes for Cryptographic Primitives: Challenges and Opportunities in Standardization and Validation of Threshold Cryptography

Date Published: July 2018
Comments Due: October 22, 2018 (public comment period is CLOSED)
Email Questions to: threshold-crypto@nist.gov

Author(s)

Luís T. A. N. Brandão (NIST), Nicky Mouha (NIST), Apostol Vassilev (NIST)

Abstract

Keywords

threshold schemes; secure implementations; cryptographic primitives; threshold cryptography; secure multi-party computation; intrusion tolerance; distributed systems; resistance to side-channel attacks; standards and validation
Control Families

None selected

Documentation

Publication:
Draft NISTIR 8214

Supplemental Material:
None available

Document History:
07/26/18: NISTIR 8214 (Draft)
03/01/19: NISTIR 8214 (Final)

Topics

Security and Privacy
cryptography; testing & validation