This standard has been reviewed* and then confirmed in 2011.
ISO/IEC 18033 specifies encryption systems (ciphers) for the purpose of data confidentiality.
ISO/IEC 18033-1:2005 specifies:
- terms and definitions used throughout ISO/IEC 18033;
- the purpose of encryption, the differences between symmetric and asymmetric ciphers, and the key management problems associated with the use of ciphers;
- the uses and properties of encryption;
- criteria for the inclusion of encryption algorithms in ISO/IEC 18033.
Edition: 1 (Monolingual) ICS: 35.040 Status: Published Stage: 90.93 (2011-07-27) TC/SC: ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 27 Number of Pages: 8
Revised by: ISO/IEC DIS 18033-1