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NIST IR 7620

Status Report on the First Round of the SHA-3 Cryptographic Hash Algorithm Competition

Date Published: September 2009


Andrew Regenscheid (NIST), Ray Perlner (NIST), Shu-jen Chang (NIST), John Kelsey (NIST), Mridul Nandi (NIST), Souradyuti Paul (NIST)



cryptographic hash function; cryptography; cryptographic hash algorithm; SHA-3
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Related NIST Publications:
ITL Bulletin
FIPS 202
IR 7896
IR 7764
ITL Bulletin
ITL Bulletin
Journal Article

Document History:
09/23/09: IR 7620 (Final)


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secure hashing

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