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NIST IR 8309

Status Report on the Second Round of the NIST Post-Quantum Cryptography Standardization Process

Date Published: July 2020


Gorjan Alagic (NIST), Jacob Alperin-Sheriff (NIST), Daniel Apon (NIST), David Cooper (NIST), Quynh Dang (NIST), John Kelsey (NIST), Yi-Kai Liu (NIST), Carl Miller (NIST), Dustin Moody (NIST), Rene Peralta (NIST), Ray Perlner (NIST), Angela Robinson (NIST), Daniel Smith-Tone (NIST)



cryptography; digital signatures; public-key encryption; quantum resistant; quantum safe; key-establishment mechanism (KEM); post-quantum cryptography
Control Families

None selected


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Supplemental Material:
PQC Standardization Project
NIST news article

Related NIST Publications:
IR 8413
IR 8413
IR 8240

Document History:
07/22/20: IR 8309 (Final)


Security and Privacy

digital signatures, key management, post-quantum cryptography

Activities and Products

standards development