Hello. Sign In
Standards Store
Look Inside

IEEE 1619.2

2010 Edition, September 30, 2010

Complete Document

Wide-Block Encryption for Shared Storage Media



Detail Summary

Active, Most Current

EN
Format
Details
Price (USD)
PDF
Single User
$125.00
Print
In Stock
$149.00
Add to Cart

Product Details:


Description / Abstract:

This standard specifies an architecture for encryption of data in random access storage devices, oriented toward applications that benefit from wide encryption-block sizes of 512 bytes and above.

Purpose

This standard specifies an architecture for media security and enabling components. Wide encryption blocks are well suited to environments where the attacker has repeated access to cryptographic communication or ciphertext, or is able to perform traffic analysis of data access patterns. The standard is oriented toward fixed-size encryption blocks without data expansion, but anticipates an optional data expansion mode to resist attacks involving data tampering.