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Publication Citation: Recommendation for Password-Based Key Derivation Part I: Storage Applications

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Author(s): Meltem Sonmez Turan; Elaine B. Barker; William E. Burr; Lidong Chen;
Title: Recommendation for Password-Based Key Derivation Part I: Storage Applications
Published: December 22, 2010
Abstract: This Recommendation specifies techniques for the derivation of master keys from passwords or passphrases to protect stored electronic data or data protection keys.
Citation: NIST SP - 800-132
Pages: 18 pp.
Keywords: Password-Based Key Derivation Functions; Salt; Iteration Count; Disk Encryption; protection of data in storage
Research Areas: Electronics & Telecommunications, Math, Computer Security
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