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SP 800-22

A Statistical Test Suite for Random and Pseudorandom Number Generators for Cryptographic Applications

Date Published: May 15, 2001

Withdrawn: August 01, 2008

Superseded By: SP 800-22 Rev. 1 (August 2008)

Author(s)

Andrew Rukhin (NIST), Juan Soto (NIST), James Nechvatal (NIST), Miles Smid (NIST), Elaine Barker (NIST), Stefan Leigh (NIST), Mark Levenson (NIST), Mark Vangel (NIST), David Banks (NIST), N. Heckert (NIST), James Dray (NIST), San Vo (NIST)

Abstract

Keywords

hypothesis test; P-value; random number generator; statistical tests
Control Families

None selected

Documentation

Publication:
SP 800-22 (DOI)
Local Download

Supplemental Material:
Errata for SP 800-22 (pdf)

Topics

Security and Privacy
random number generation; testing & validation