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NIST IR 7896

Third-Round Report of the SHA-3 Cryptographic Hash Algorithm Competition

Date Published: November 2012


Shu-jen Chang (NIST), Ray Perlner (NIST), William Burr (NIST), Meltem Sönmez Turan (NIST), John Kelsey (NIST), Souradyuti Paul (NIST), Lawrence Bassham (NIST)



SHA-3 competition; cryptographic hash algorithm; cryptographic hash function; cryptography; cryptographic hash competition
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Related NIST Publications:
FIPS 202
IR 7764
IR 7620

Document History:
11/15/12: IR 7896 (Final)


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