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NIST IR 8454

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

Date Published: June 2023


Meltem Sönmez Turan (NIST), Kerry McKay (NIST), Donghoon Chang (NIST), Lawrence Bassham (NIST), Jinkeon Kang (NIST), Noah Waller (NIST), John Kelsey (NIST), Deukjo Hong (NIST)



authenticated encryption; constrained devices; cryptography; hash functions; lightweight cryptography; standardization
Control Families

None selected


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Supplemental Material:
Selection announcement
Lightweight Cryptography Standardization project

Related NIST Publications:
IR 8369

Document History:
06/16/23: IR 8454 (Final)


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encryption, lightweight cryptography, message authentication, secure hashing

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