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SP 800-38E

Recommendation for Block Cipher Modes of Operation: the XTS-AES Mode for Confidentiality on Storage Devices

Date Published: January 2010

Planning Note (8/6/2021): This publication is under review, with public comments accepted through October 1, 2021. See the full announcement and Crypto Publication Review Project for more details.

Author(s)

Morris Dworkin (NIST)

Abstract

Keywords

Block cipher; ciphertext stealing; computer security; confidentiality; cryptography; encryption; information security mode of operation; tweakable block cipher.
Control Families

System and Communications Protection

Documentation

Publication:
SP 800-38E (DOI)
Local Download

Supplemental Material:
None available

Document History:
01/18/10: SP 800-38E (Final)

Topics

Security and Privacy
authentication; cryptography