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White Paper

User's Guide to Running the Draft NIST SP 800-90B Entropy Estimation Suite

Date Published: May 12, 2016

Author(s)

Kerry McKay (NIST)

Abstract

Keywords

entropy estimation; random bit generation; random number generation
Control Families

None selected

Documentation

Publication:
Paper

Supplemental Material:
GitHub site (other)

Related NIST Publications:
SP 800-90B

Document History:
05/12/16: White Paper (Final)

Topics

Security and Privacy
cryptography