You, Me and FIPS 140-3: A Guide to the New Standard and Transition

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On March 22nd, 2019, FIPS 140-3 was officially signed. After years of waiting, the new standard based on ISO/IEC 19790 and ISO/IEC 24759 will succeed FIPS 140-2. Find out what’s new in FIPS 140-3. What are the key differences between FIPS 140-2 and FIPS 140-3? Learn about the planned transition timeline and what will happen to current FIPS 140-2 certificates.

Pre-Requisites: Understanding of cryptographic techniques, symmetric and asymmetric encryption, hashing, digital signatures, random number generation, authentication

Ryan Thomas


CST Laboratory Manager, Acumen Security

Policy & Government

standards & frameworks government regulations encryption strategy & trends cryptography



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