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Summary of the Workshop on Cryptographic Key Management Systems (CKMS)



Elaine B. Barker, Miles Smid, Dennis Branstad


A workshop was held on September 10-11, 2012 to discuss two documents that have been posted for public comment: SP 800-130 (A Framework for Designing Cryptographic Key Management Systems) and a table of proposed requirements for SP 800-152 (A Profile for U. S. Federal Cryptographic Key Management Systems (CKMS)). In addition, the workshop also included discussions on the hard problems associated with key management. This document provides a summary of the workshop.
Cryptographic Key Management Workshop 2012


Cryptographic Key Management System, Framework, Profile


Barker, E. , Smid, M. and Branstad, D. (2013), Summary of the Workshop on Cryptographic Key Management Systems (CKMS), Cryptographic Key Management Workshop 2012, [online],, (Accessed June 23, 2024)


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Created January 10, 2013, Updated February 19, 2017