SHA - Secure Hash Algorithm
) is the Secure Hash Algorithm, a standard from NIST, the U.S.
National Institute for Standards and Technology, which is used in
(5). The standard detailing SHA is [SHS]
For a description of SHA and its security, see [AC2]
National Institute of standards and Technology, NIST FIPS PUB 180,
Secure Hash Standard
, U.S. Department of Commerce, May 1993.
Bruce Schneier, Applied Cryptography: Protocols, Algorithms and
Source Code in C
, second edition, John Wiley and Sons, 1996.
This man-page was written by J.H.M. Dassen (Ray)