National Institute of Standards and Technology December 20, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Announcing Request for Nominations for Public-Key Post-Quantum Cryptographic Algorithms
Document Number: 2016-30615
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-12-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology
This notice solicits nominations from any interested party for candidate algorithms to be considered for public-key post-quantum standards. The submission requirements and the minimum acceptability requirements of a ``complete and proper'' candidate algorithm submission, as well as the evaluation criteria that will be used to appraise the candidate algorithms, can be found at http://www.nist.gov/ pqcrypto.