# Assurance Of Public Key Validity

Assurance Of Public Key Validity definition in **Computer Security** terms:

Acronym(s): *None*

Definition(s): Confidence that the public key is arithmetically correct.

**Source(s):** FIPS 186-4

Assurance of the arithmetic validity of the public key.

**Source(s):** NIST SP 800-89

Synonym(s): Assurance Of Validity

Confidence that a public key or domain parameter is arithmetically correct.

**Source(s):** NIST SP 800-57 Part 1 Rev. 3 Confidence that either a key or a set of domain parameters is arithmetically correct.

**Source(s):** NIST SP 800-56A Rev. 2 Confidence that either a key or a key pair is arithmetically correct.

**Source(s):** NIST SP 800-56B Rev. 1

reference: CSRC Glossary

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