Standard Name
NIST Recommendation for Key Management: Part 2: Best Practices for Key Management Organization
Industry Standard
Publication Number
SP 800-57 Part 2
Standard Date
Standard Link
Securezoo Overview
Special Publication 800-57 provides cryptographic key management guidance. It consists of three parts. Part 1 provides general guidance and best practices for the management of cryptographic keying material. Part 2 provides guidance on policy and security planning requirements for U.S. government agencies. Finally, Part 3 provides guidance when using the cryptographic features of current systems.
Key Management