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Cryptographic Algorithm Validation Program

Description
The nShield algorithm library provides cryptographic functionality for Thales's nShield Hardware Security Modules
Version
2.51.10 (Firmware)
Type
SOFTWARE
Vendor
Thales E-Security Ltd
Jupiter House
Station Road
Cambridge CB5 8JJ
UK
Contacts
Thales Certification Team
nshield-certifications@thales-esecurity.com
+44 1223 723600
Fax: +44 1223 723601
Thales Sales
sales@thalesesec.com
888 744 4976

Validations

Number
Date
Operating Environments
Algorithm Capabilities
Component 27
7/13/2012
  • Freescale PowerPC
  • KAS-ECC Component
    • Function: Domain Parameter Generation, Domain Parameter Validation, Key Pair Generation
    • Scheme:
      • Ephemeral Unified:
        • KAS Role: Initiator, Responder
        • KDF without Key Confirmation:
          • Parameter Set:
            • EA:
              • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Curve: P-192
            • EB:
              • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Curve: P-224
            • EC:
              • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Curve: P-256
            • ED:
              • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
              • Curve: P-384
            • EE:
              • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
              • Curve: P-521
      • One Pass DH:
        • KAS Role: Initiator, Responder
        • KDF without Key Confirmation:
          • Parameter Set:
            • EA:
              • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Curve: P-192
            • EB:
              • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Curve: P-224
            • EC:
              • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Curve: P-256
            • ED:
              • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
              • Curve: P-384
            • EE:
              • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
              • Curve: P-521
      • Static Unified:
        • KAS Role: Initiator, Responder
        • KDF without Key Confirmation:
          • Parameter Set:
            • EA:
              • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Curve: P-192
            • EB:
              • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Curve: P-224
            • EC:
              • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Curve: P-256
            • ED:
              • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
              • Curve: P-384
            • EE:
              • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
              • Curve: P-521
    Prerequisites:
  • KAS-FFC Component
    • Function: Domain Parameter Generation, Domain Parameter Validation, Key Pair Generation
    • Scheme:
      • dhOneFlow:
        • KAS Role: Initiator, Responder
      • dhStatic:
        • KAS Role: Initiator, Responder
    Prerequisites: