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Journal Article

Development of the Advanced Encryption Standard

Published: August 16, 2021
Citation: Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology vol. 126, article no. 126024 pp. 18

Planning Note (09/26/2023):

Errata. Page 11, Section 12, first paragraph: "RC2" should be replaced with "RC6"; the final sentence should begin "On the other hand, MARS, RC6, Rijndael, Twofish...” 

[The online article will not be corrected. When retiring the Journal, NIST decided that corrections and errata updates to articles would not be made after December 31, 2021.]


Miles Smid



Advanced Encryption Standard (AES); consensus process; cryptography; Data Encryption Standard (DES); security requirements; SKIPJACK
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Document History:
08/16/21: Journal Article (Final)


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