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Secure Hash Standard (SHS)

Published

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[Superseded by FIPS 180-4 (August 2015): http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=919060] This standard specifies hash algorithms that can be used to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
Created March 6, 2012, Updated January 27, 2020