Overview

Project Title

Revise Cryptographic Algorithm BB

Approval

Draft

Document Number

352.0-B

Charter

1.02 Security Working Group

Document Type

Blue

Description of Document

Revise the Cryptographic Algorithms BB to add post-quantum algorithms per the NIST post-quantum selection process and to provide a basis for the Triple KEM-based assymmetric keying work for SDLS.

Applicable Patents

There are no patent issues for this technology that are known by the CCSDS community

Patent Comments

Survey of Similar Standards
Documents or Projects
Undertaken in Other Bodies
and elsewhere in CCSDS

NIST is publishing FIPS documents which document the post-quantum algorithms which will be captured in the BB revision.

Resources

Book Editor

ESA

Book Editor Resources

.3 FTE

Prototype 1

ESA

Prototype 1 Resources

.3 FTE

Prototype 2

TBD

Prototype 2 Resources

Prototype 3

TBD

Prototype 3 Resources

Contribute

ESA, NASA

Monitor Only

CNES, DLR, JAXA, UKSA

Resource Comments

This work would entail pink sheet revisions to the existing BB but since new algorithms are being added, will require testing.

Schedule

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Orange Bullet = Required for Orange Books
Green Bullet = Required for Green Books
Magenta Bullet = Required for Magenta Books
Blue Bullet = Required for Blue Books
Note - Red Books are Draft Blue/Magenta Books

Schedule Milestones
Orange BookGreen BookMagenta BookBlue Book
Original Completion Date
(Date in M/D/YYYY format.)
Comments
(Date in M/D/YYYY format.)
Project ApprovedOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet2/1/2024
Project Start DateOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet3/1/2024
Internal WG Review
First Draft Circulated to WGOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet9/30/2024
First Draft Comments DueOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet11/25/2024
Second draft circulated to WGOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet2/3/2025
Second Draft Comments DueOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet4/7/2025
Final WB Submitted to AD for Further ProcessingOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet6/30/2025
External Milestones
Secretariat Document ProcessingOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet10/1/2025
First Agency ReviewMagenta BulletBlue Bullet
RID ResolutionMagenta BulletBlue Bullet
Secretariat Document Processing 2Magenta BulletBlue Bullet
Final Agency ReviewMagenta BulletBlue Bullet
RID ResolutionMagenta BulletBlue Bullet
First Prototype DevelopmentBlue Bullet
Second Prototype DevelopmentBlue Bullet
CMC ApprovalOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet12/15/2025
Total Time to Complete
(in months)
21
Attachments
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Created at 11/9/2023 6:28 AM by Howard Weiss
Last modified at 12/27/2023 2:15 PM by Howard Weiss