Federal Information Processing Standards Publications (FIPS PUBS) are issued by NIST after approval by the Secretary of Commerce pursuant to the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) of 2002.
Security Requirements for Cryptographic Modules
Security Requirements for Cryptographic Modules. This publication has been superseded and is provided here only for historical purposes.
FIPS 201 specifies the Personal Identity Verification (PIV) processes and technical requirements.