What is FIPS (Federal Information Processing Standards)?

The Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) are a bunch of US Government security prerequisites for information and its encryption. FIPS details are changed variants of standards utilized in the technical communities. Technical communities like American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), and the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). FIPS principles are given to set up necessities for different purposes like guaranteeing PC security and interoperability and are planned for cases in which appropriate industry guidelines don’t as of now exist.