The Computer Security Division's (CSD) Cryptographic Technology Group (CTG) is involved in the development, maintenance, and promotion of a number of standards and guidance that cover a wide range of cryptographic technology. As it develops new standards, recommendations, and guidance, CTG is aiming to develop a comprehensive Cryptographic Toolkit that will enable U.S. Government agencies and others to select cryptographic security components and functionality for protecting their data, communications, and operations. The toolkit currently includes a wide variety of cryptographic algorithms and techniques, and more will be added in the future.
The Cryptographic Toolkit is a collection of standards, recommendations and guidance covering the following topics:
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Visit the Cryptographic Toolkit on CSRC for more information.