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Recommendation for Block Cipher Modes of Operation: Methods for Format-Preserving Encryption

Published

Author(s)

Morris J. Dworkin

Abstract

This Recommendation specifies two methods, called FF1 and FF3, for format-preserving encryption. Both of these methods are modes of operation for an underlying, approved symmetric-key block cipher algorithm.
Citation
Special Publication (NIST SP) - 800-38G
Report Number
800-38G

Keywords

Block cipher, confidentiality, encryption, FF1, FF3, format-preserving encryption, information security, mode of operation

Citation

Dworkin, M. (2016), Recommendation for Block Cipher Modes of Operation: Methods for Format-Preserving Encryption, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], https://doi.org/10.6028/NIST.SP.800-38G (Accessed August 18, 2022)
Created March 29, 2016, Updated November 10, 2018