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Secure Hash Standard (SHS)

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Author(s)

Quynh H. Dang

Abstract

[Superseded by FIPS 180-4 (August 2015): http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=919060] This standard specifies hash algorithms that can be used to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
Federal Inf. Process. Stds. (NIST FIPS) - 180-4
Report Number
180-4

Keywords

computer security, cryptography, message digest, hash function, hash algorithm, Federal Information Processing Standards, Secure Hash Standard

Citation

Dang, Q. (2012), Secure Hash Standard (SHS), Federal Inf. Process. Stds. (NIST FIPS), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], https://doi.org/10.6028/NIST.FIPS.180-4 (Accessed June 13, 2021)
Created March 6, 2012, Updated January 27, 2020