Key-Agreement Primitive

Key-Agreement Primitive definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): A primitive algorithm used in a key-agreement scheme specified in [SP 800-56A], or in [SP 800-56B].
Source(s): NIST SP 800-133 (Superceded by Rev. 1)

A DLC primitive specified in SP 800-56A or an RSA Secret Value Encapsulation (RSASVE) operation specified in SP 800-56B.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-135 Rev. 1

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary