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Updated NIST drafts - randomized hashing; using approved hash algorithms; 198-1, HMAC

From: Frederick Hirsch <frederick.hirsch@nokia.com>
Date: Mon, 18 Aug 2008 12:58:56 -0400
Message-Id: <F477C57E-E4CC-4E54-953D-6E6E113851E5@nokia.com>
Cc: Frederick Hirsch <frederick.hirsch@nokia.com>
To: XMLSec WG XMLSec W3C <public-xmlsec@w3.org>

fyi, updated NIST documents. Is there a volunteer to review and also  
to report back to the WG on these?

regards, Frederick

Frederick Hirsch
Nokia

>
> NIST revised the first drafts of Special Publication(SP) 800-106,  
> Randomized Hashing for Digital Signatures, and SP 800-107,  
> Recommendation for Applications Using Approved Hash Algorithms  
> after receiving great comments from many public and private  
> individuals and organizations. The second drafts of these two SPs  
> have been posted at http://csrc.nist.gov/publications/ 
> PubsDrafts.html. The deadlines for public
> comments and the point-of-contact are listed with the documents.
> NIST also would like to announce that FIPS 198-1 has already been  
> approved and it is posted at http://csrc.nist.gov/publications/fips/ 
> fips198-1/FIPS-198-1_final.pdf.
>
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