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NIST IR 8450

Overview and Considerations of Access Control Based on Attribute Encryption

Date Published: September 2023 (includes updates as of 12-20-2023)

Supersedes: IR 8450 (09/07/2023)

Planning Note (12/20/2023):

See Appendix A for a summary of changes in this errata update.


Vincent Hu (NIST)



access control; attribute-based access control; attribute-based encryption; authorization; encryptions; identity-based encryption; public-key encryption
Control Families

None selected


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Supplemental Material:
None available

Document History:
12/20/23: IR 8450 (Final)


Security and Privacy

access authorization, access control, encryption