Report on Lightweight Cryptography

NIST recently announced the release of NISTIR 8114, Report on Lightweight Cryptography.

Link to the NISTIR 8114 document (PDF format) from the NIST Library website:

Link to NISTIR 8114 located on the CSRC NISTIR page:

This report provides an overview of lightweight cryptography, summarizes the findings of NIST’s lightweight cryptography project, and outlines NIST’s plans for the standardization of lightweight algorithms.

Announcement by:

NIST Computer Security Division (Attn: Pat O’Reilly)