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Cryptographic Module Validation Program

Certificate #1956

Details

Module Name
Apple OS X CoreCrypto Kernel Module, v3.0
Standard
FIPS 140-2
Status
Historical
 Historical Reason
Moved to historical list due to sunsetting
Validation Dates
6/7/2013
Overall Level
1
Caveat
When operated in FIPS mode. The module generates cryptographic keys whose strengths are modified by available entropy
Module Type
Software
Embodiment
Multi-chip standalone
Description
The Apple iOS CoreCrypto Kernel Module is a software cryptographic module running on a multi-chip standalone mobile device and provides services intended to protect data in transit and at rest.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • OS X 10.8 running on iMac with i7 CPU with PAA
  • OS X 10.8 running on iMac with i7 CPU without PAA (single-user mode)
  • OS X 10.8 running on Mac mini with i5 CPU with PAA
  • OS X 10.8 running on Mac mini with i5 CPU without PAA
FIPS Algorithms
AES Certs. #2080, #2081, #2082, #2083, #2084, #2085, #2086 and #2087
DRBG Certs. #211, #212, #213, #214, #215 and #216
ECDSA Certs. #305 and #306
HMAC Certs. #1261, #1262, #1263, #1264, #1265 and #1266
PBKDF vendor affirmed
SHS Certs. #1810, #1811, #1812, #1813, #1814 and #1815
Triple-DES Certs. #1331 and #1332
Other Algorithms
ECDSA (P-192, P-224 and P-521; non-compliant); DES; MD5; CAST5; Blowfish; BitGen1; BitGen2; BitGen3; RC4; OMAC (non-compliant)
Software Versions
3.0

Vendor

Apple Inc.
1 Infinite Loop
Cupertino, CA 95041
USA

Shawn Geddis
geddis@apple.com

Lab

atsec
NVLAP Code: 200658-0