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Publication Citation: Secure Hash Standard (SHS)

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Author(s): Quynh H. Dang;
Title: Secure Hash Standard (SHS)
Published: March 06, 2012
Abstract: This standard specifies hash algorithms that can be used to generate digests of messages. The digests are used to detect whether messages have been changed since the digests were generated. [Supersedes FIPS 180-3 (October 2008): http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=901372]
Citation: NIST FIPS - 180-4
Pages: 35 pp.
Keywords: computer security; cryptography; message digest; hash function; hash algorithm; Federal Information Processing Standards; Secure Hash Standard
Research Areas: Computer Security, Federal Information Processing Standards
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