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NIST SP 800-29

A Comparison of the Security Requirements for Cryptographic Modules in FIPS 140-1 and FIPS 140-2

Date Published: June 2001


S. Snouffer (NIST), Annabelle Lee (NIST), Arthur Oldehoeft (NIST)



Cryptographic modules; cryptography; cryptography security requirements; FIPS PUB 140-1; FIPS PUB 140-2
Control Families

System and Communications Protection


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Supplemental Material:
None available

Related NIST Publications:
FIPS 140-1

Document History:
06/01/01: SP 800-29 (Final)