This document approves the XTS-AES mode of the AES algorithm by reference to IEEE Std 1619-2007, subject to one additional requirement, as an option for protecting the confidentiality of data on storage devices. The mode does not provide authentication of the data or its source.
Citation: Special Publication (NIST SP) - 800-38E
NIST Pub Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Pub Type: NIST Pubs
block cipher, ciphertext stealing, computer security, confidentiality, cryptography, encryption, information security mode of operation, tweakable block cipher