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NIST IR 8369

Status Report on the Second Round of the NIST Lightweight Cryptography Standardization Process

Date Published: July 2021


Meltem Sönmez Turan (NIST), Kerry McKay (NIST), Donghoon Chang (NIST), Çağdaş Çalık (NIST), Lawrence Bassham (NIST), Jinkeon Kang (NIST), John Kelsey (NIST)



authenticated encryption; cryptography; hash functions; lightweight cryptography
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Supplemental Material:
Lightweight Cryptography Project

Related NIST Publications:
IR 8454
IR 8268

Document History:
07/21/21: IR 8369 (Final)


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