Signature Generation

Signature Generation definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): The process of using a digital signature algorithm and a private key to generate a digital signature on data.
Source(s): FIPS 186-4
NIST SP 800-102
NIST SP 800-89

Uses a digital signature algorithm and a private key to generate a digital signature on data.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-21 Second edition (NIST SP 800-57)

The use of a digital signature algorithm and a private key to generate a digital signature on data.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-57 Part 1 Rev. 3

Synonym(s): None

 

reference: CSRC Glossary