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SP 800-56A Rev. 1

Recommendation for Pair-Wise Key Establishment Schemes Using Discrete Logarithm Cryptography

Date Published: March 2007

Supersedes: SP 800-56A (05/03/2006)


Elaine Barker (NIST), Don Johnson (Certicom), Miles Smid



assurances; Diffie-Hellman; elliptic curve cryptography; finite field cryptography; key agreement; key confirmation; key derivation; key establishment; key management; key recovery; key transport; MQV
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SP 800-56A Rev. 1 (DOI)
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Document History:
03/14/07: SP 800-56A Rev. 1