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Cryptographic Module Validation Program

Certificate #2674

Details

Module Name
Samsung Kernel Cryptographic Module
Standard
FIPS 140-2
Status
Active
Sunset Date
9/19/2021
Validation Dates
7/11/2016
9/20/2016
Overall Level
1
Caveat
When operated in FIPS mode. The module generates random strings whose strengths are modified by available entropy
Security Level Exceptions
  • Physical Security: N/A
  • EMI/EMC: Level 3
  • Design Assurance: Level 3
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Software
Embodiment
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
Description
Provides general purpose cryptographic services to services in the Linux kernel and user-space applications, intended to protect data in transit and at rest.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 running on Samsung Galaxy S7 with PAA
  • Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 running on Samsung Galaxy S7 without PAA (single-user mode)
FIPS Algorithms
AES Certs. #3836 and #3837
DRBG Certs. #1082 and #1083
HMAC Certs. #2487, #2488 and #2516
SHS Certs. #3160, #3161 and #3193
Other Algorithms
DES; Twofish; MD5; krng; ARC4; Pcompress; CRC32c; Deflate; LZO; GHASH; GF128MUL; Triple-DES (non-compliant)
Software Versions
SKC1.7

Vendor

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
R5 416, Maetan 3-dong Yeongton-gu
Suwon-si, Gyeonggi 443-742
Korea

Brian Wood
be.wood@samsung.com
Phone: +1-973-440-9125
JungHa Paik
jungha.paik@samsung.com
Phone: +82-10-8861-0858

Lab

atsec information security corporation
NVLAP Code: 200658-0