The Automation of the NIST Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP) Virtual Workshop


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This workshop was rescheduled from September 1st.

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will host an invitational virtual workshop on the Automation of the NIST Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP) on Monday, September 5, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

We look forward to meeting with you! Space is limited, so please register for this webinar below.  A confirmation email with the link to access the webinar will be sent to the email address you provide below.


 11:00 – 11:10 a.m. EDT

 NIST and NCCoE Overview

 11:10 – 11:25 a.m. EDT

 Workshop Overview & Background

 11:25 – 11:45 a.m. EDT

 Status of the Automation of NIST Cryptographic Validation Programs

 11:45 – 11:55 a.m. EDT

 Moderated Q&A

11:55a.m.-12:00p.m EDT


 12:00 – 13:00 p.m. EDT

 Challenges Session

  • Schema and protocols for evidence submission for module validation
  • Requirements for establishing a new automated module validation scope in NIST Handbook 150-17
  • Integration challenges of the new validation program with the existing automated algorithm validation program
  • Challenges to your organization

 13:00 – 13:10 p.m. EDT

 Moderated Q & A

 13:10 – 13:15 p.m. EDT


 13:15 – 14:15 p.m. EDT

 Ten Minute Participant Lightning Talk Session

 14:15 – 14:30 p.m. EDT

 Moderated Q & A

 14:30 – 14:45 p.m. EDT

 Next Steps/Wrap-up (NCCoE)



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