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SP 800-90

Recommendation for Random Number Generation Using Deterministic Random Bit Generators

Date Published: June 2006

Withdrawn: March 14, 2007

Superseded By: SP 800-90 Revised (March 2007); SP 800-90 (June 2006)
Supersedes: SP 800-90 (June 2006)

Author(s)

Elaine Barker (NIST), John Kelsey (NIST)

Abstract

Keywords

deterministic random bit generator (DRBG); entropy; hash function; random number generator
Control Families

None selected

Documentation

Publication:
SP 800-90 (DOI)
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Supplemental Material:
Comments received on Draft (Jan. 2006) (pdf)