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1. Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and Contractors
Series: Federal Inf. Process. Stds. (NIST FIPS)
Report Number: 201-2
Published: 9/5/2013
Authors: Hildegard Ferraiolo, David A Cooper, Salvatore Francomacaro, Ketan L Mehta, Annie W Sokol
Abstract: This Standard specifies the architecture and technical requirements for a common identification standard for Federal employees and contractors. The overall goal is to achieve appropriate security assurance for multiple applications by efficiently ve ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=914530

2. NIST Test Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Cards
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7870
Published: 7/12/2012
Author: David A Cooper
Abstract: In order to facilitate the development of applications and middleware that support the Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Card, NIST has developed a set of test PIV Cards and a supporting public key infrastructure. This set of test cards includes ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=911544

3. Comparison of absolute measurements of laser power using next generation NIST high power radiometer and Air Force high power calorimeter
Published: 6/8/2011
Authors: Marla L Dowell, Christopher L Cromer, Xiaoyu X. Li, John Bagford, Dan Seibert, John Eric, David Cooper, Steven Comisford, Ernie Cromwell, Richard Bowling
Abstract: We report comparisons of laser power measurements between the new NIST radiometer, also known as the BB Prime, and the current Air Force standards, known as the BB calorimeter. [1] These measurements were performed using high power laser sources in t ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908402

4. BIOS Protection Guidelines
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-147
Published: 4/29/2011
Authors: David A Cooper, William T Polk, Andrew Richard Regenscheid, Murugiah P Souppaya
Abstract: This document provides guidelines for preventing the unauthorized modification of Basic Input/Output System (BIOS) firmware on PC client systems. Unauthorized modification of BIOS firmware by malicious software constitutes a significant threat becaus ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908423

5. Cryptographic Algorithms and Key Sizes for Personal Identity Verification
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-78-3
Published: 1/5/2011
Authors: William T Polk, Donna F Dodson, William Edward Burr, Hildegard Ferraiolo, David A Cooper
Abstract: This document contains the technical specifications needed for the mandatory and optional cryptographic keys specified in FIPS 201 as well as the supporting infrastructure specified in FIPS 201 and the related Special Publication 800-73, Interfaces f ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907537

6. Maintaining and Using Key History on Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Cards
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7676
Published: 6/18/2010
Author: David A Cooper
Abstract: NIST Special Publication 800-73-3 introduces the ability to store retired Key Management Keys within the Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Card Application on a PIV Card. This paper complements SP 800-73-3 by providing some of the rationale for t ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905913

7. Interfaces for Personal Identity Verification (4 parts) - Part 1: End-Point PIV Card Application Namespace, Data Model and Representation; Part 2: End-Point PIV Card Application Card Command Interface; Part 3: End-Point Client Application Programming Interface; Part 4: The PIV Transitional Data Model and Interfaces
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-73-3
Published: 2/19/2010
Authors: Hildegard Ferraiolo, David A Cooper
Abstract: FIPS 201, Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and Contractors, defines procedures for the PIV lifecycle activities including identity proofing, registration, PIV Card issuance, and PIV Card usage. FIPS 201 also specifies that th ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=904797

8. Quantum Resistant Public Key Cryptography: A Survey
Published: 4/14/2009
Authors: Ray A Perlner, David A Cooper
Abstract: Public key cryptography is widely used to secure transactions over the Internet. However, advances in quantum computers threaten to undermine the security assumptions upon which currently used public key cryptographic algorithms are based. In this pa ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=901595

9. Symmetric Key Injection onto Smart Cards
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7539
Published: 12/22/2008
Authors: David A Cooper, William I. (William I) MacGregor
Abstract: This paper describes architectures for securely injecting secret keys onto smart cards. Specifically, this paper details key injection architectures based on the identity credentials available on the Personal Identify Verification (PIV) Card. The p ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=900923

10. A Recommendation for the Use of PIV Credentials in Physical Access Control Systems (PACS)
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-116
Published: 11/20/2008
Authors: William I. (William I) MacGregor, Ketan L Mehta, David A Cooper, Karen Ann Scarfone
Abstract: This document provides best practice guidelines for integrating the PIV Card with the physical access control systems (PACS) that authenticate the cardholders in Federal facilities. Specifically, this document recommends a risk-based approach for sel ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=900924



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