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Common Interface to Cryptographic Modules (CICM) Logical Model

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Authors Daniel Lanz , Lev Novikov
Last updated 2011-07-25
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This document defines an abstract model for high assurance cryptographic modules. It defines the relevant terminology and high- level descriptions of the types of services and operations offered by such modules. The goal is to provide a common vocabulary for discussing the programming of high assurance modules. Comments are solicited and should be addressed to the mailing list at


Daniel Lanz
Lev Novikov

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