[cryptography] NIST asks for comment on its crypto standards processes

coderman coderman at gmail.com
Mon Mar 10 03:30:25 EDT 2014


On Mon, Feb 24, 2014 at 2:09 AM, ianG <iang at iang.org> wrote:
> ...
> NIST is responsible for developing standards, guidelines, tools and
> metrics to protect non-national security federal information systems...
>
> In November 2013, NIST announced it would review its cryptographic
> standards development process after concerns were raised about
> [anything NIST touched or looked at twice]


in 2014 NIST transitioned into its proper role as crypto satirist and
populist punching bag.

by 2020 full irrelevance is expected, with the shame of engineering
fraud firmly in the past.


best regards,
   may you live in interesting times!


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