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SP 800-56A Rev. 3

Recommendation for Pair-Wise Key-Establishment Schemes Using Discrete Logarithm Cryptography

Date Published: April 2018

Supersedes: SP 800-56A Rev. 2 (May 2013)

Author(s)

Elaine Barker (NIST), Lily Chen (NIST), Allen Roginsky (NIST), Apostol Vassilev (NIST), Richard Davis (NSA)

Abstract

Keywords

key derivation; key establishment; MQV; Diffie-Hellman; elliptic curve cryptography; finite field cryptography; key agreement; key confirmation
Control Families

System and Communications Protection;

Documentation

Publication:
SP 800-56A Rev. 3 (DOI)
Local Download

Supplemental Material:
Comments received on Draft SP 800-56A Rev. 3 (pdf)

Other Parts of this Publication:
SP 800-56B Rev. 1
SP 800-56C Rev. 1

Document History:
Draft SP 800-56A Rev. 3 (8/7/17)
SP 800-56A Rev. 3 (4/16/18)

Topics

Security and Privacy
key management