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NIST SP 800-57 Part 3 Rev. 1

Recommendation for Key Management, Part 3: Application-Specific Key Management Guidance

Date Published: January 2015

Supersedes: SP 800-57 Part 3 (12/28/2009)


Elaine Barker (NIST), Quynh Dang (NIST)



accreditation; assurances; authentication; authorization; availability; backup; certification; compromise; confidentiality; cryptanalysis; cryptographic key; cryptographic module; digital signature; key management; key management policy; key recovery; private key; public key; public key infrastructure; security plan; trust anchor; validation
Control Families

Access Control; Audit and Accountability; Contingency Planning; Media Protection; Planning; System and Communications Protection; System and Information Integrity


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Supplemental Material:
None available

Publication Parts:
SP 800-57 Part 1 Rev. 5
SP 800-57 Part 2 Rev. 1

Related NIST Publications:
SP 800-71 (Draft)

Document History:
01/22/15: SP 800-57 Part 3 Rev. 1 (Final)