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Cryptographic Algorithm Validation Program

Description
The nCipher algorithm library provides cryptographic functionality for nCipher's nShield Hardware Security Modules.
Version
7.0 (Firmware)
Type
SOFTWARE
Vendor
nCipher Corporation Ltd.
Jupiter House
Station Road
Cambridge CB1 2HD
United Kingdom
Contacts
Marcus Streets
sales@ncipher.com
011-44-1223-723600
Fax: 011-44-1223-723601
Mark Wooding
mwooding@ncipher.com
011-44-1223-723600
Fax: 011-44-1223-723601

Validations

Number
Date
Operating Environments
Algorithm Capabilities
RSA 478
2/13/2009
    • Motorola Power PC running a proprietary Operating System
  • RSA KeyGen (186-2)
    • Modulus Length: 1024, 1536, 2048, 3072, 4096
    • Public Key Value: 3, 17, 65537
    Prerequisites:
  • RSA Legacy SigVer
      • Capabilities:
        • Signature Type: PKCS 1.5
          • Properties:
            • Modulo: 1024
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA-1
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-224
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-384
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
          • Properties:
            • Modulo: 1536
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA-1
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-224
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-384
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
          • Properties:
            • Modulo: 2048
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA-1
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-224
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-384
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
          • Properties:
            • Modulo: 3072
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA-1
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-224
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-384
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
          • Properties:
            • Modulo: 4096
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA-1
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-224
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-384
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
      • Capabilities:
        • Signature Type: PKCSPSS
          • Properties:
            • Modulo: 1024
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA-1
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-224
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-384
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
          • Properties:
            • Modulo: 1536
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA-1
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-224
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-384
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
          • Properties:
            • Modulo: 2048
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA-1
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-224
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-384
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
          • Properties:
            • Modulo: 3072
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA-1
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-224
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-384
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
          • Properties:
            • Modulo: 4096
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA-1
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-224
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-256
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-384
              • Hash Pair:
                • Hash Algorithm: SHA2-512
    Prerequisites:
  • RSA SigGen (186-2)
      • Capabilities:
        • Signature Type: PKCS 1.5
        • Modulo: 1024, 1536, 2048, 3072, 4096
        • Hash Algorithm: SHA-1, SHA2-224, SHA2-256, SHA2-384, SHA2-512
      • Capabilities:
        • Signature Type: PKCSPSS
        • Modulo: 1024, 1536, 2048, 3072, 4096
        • Hash Algorithm: SHA-1, SHA2-224, SHA2-256, SHA2-384, SHA2-512
    Prerequisites: