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SP 800-175A

Guideline for Using Cryptographic Standards in the Federal Government: Directives, Mandates and Policies

Date Published: August 2016

Supersedes: SP 800-21 Second edition (December 2005)

Author(s)

Elaine Barker (NIST), William Barker (NIST)

Abstract

Keywords

confidentiality; critical infrastructure; cryptographic guideline; cryptography; Executive Orders; integrity; key management; laws; mandates; policy; Presidential Directives; risk assessment; authentication; standards
Control Families

Identification and Authentication; System and Communications Protection; System and Information Integrity;

Documentation

Publication:
SP 800-175A (DOI)
Local Download

Supplemental Material:
Comments Received from Final Draft (pdf)

Document History:
Draft SP 800-175A (4/5/16)
SP 800-175A (8/22/16)