Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm

Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): ECDSA

Definition(s): A digital signature algorithm that is an analog of DSA using elliptic curve mathematics and specified in ANSI draft standard X9.62.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-15

A digital signature algorithm that is an analog of DSA using elliptic curve mathematics and specified in ANSI standard X9.62.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-21 Second edition (NIST SP 800-15)

Synonym(s): Elliptic Curve DSA

 

reference: CSRC Glossary