The Cornerstone for Cybersecurity—Cryptographic Standards

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Wednesday, June 02, 2021 - 1:20 pm2:05 pm

Lily Chen


This presentation will introduce NIST Cryptographic Standards and their applications in cybersecurity. The presentation will also discusses transitions and validations. It highlights challenges and solutions for next generation cryptographic standards, including challenges to deal with quantum threats, new cryptography transition, and lightweight cryptography for constrained devices.

Lily Chen[node:field-speakers-institution]

Dr. Lily (Lidong) Chen is a mathematician and heads Cryptographic Technology Group in Computer Security Division, NIST. Her team has been developing cryptographic standards published in Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) and NIST Special Publications (SP). The team is currently devoted to developing next generation of cryptography standards, including post-quantum cryptography, lightweight cryptography for constrained environment, and approaches many advanced cryptographic areas.

Core Principles
@conference {272795,
author = {Lily Chen},
title = {The Cornerstone for Cybersecurity{\textemdash}Cryptographic Standards},
year = {2021},
publisher = {{USENIX} Association},
month = jun,

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