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Cryptographic Module Validation Program

Certificate #2941

Details

Module Name
nShield Solo XC F3 [1] and nShield Solo XC F3 for nShield Connect XC [2]
Standard
FIPS 140-2
Status
Active
Sunset Date
6/22/2022
Validation Dates
6/23/2017
11/7/2017
Overall Level
3
Caveat
When installed, initialized and configured as specified in Section 5.2.3 of the Security Policy. The module generates cryptographic keys whose strengths are modified by available entropy
Security Level Exceptions
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Hardware
Embodiment
Multi-Chip Embedded
Description
The nShield XC F3 PCIe card, sold as nShield XC F3 PCIe server-embedded hardware security modules (HSMs) and also used in the nShield Connect XC network appliance HSMs, are multi-tasking HSMs optimized for symmetric and asymmetric operations on protected keys. The nShield modules are FIPS 140-2 Level 3 embedded devices for applications including but not limited to PKI, SSL/TLS, Secure Manufacturing, Data Protection, Key Management and Provisioning.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • N/A
FIPS Algorithms
AES Certs. #3664, #3697 and #3711
CVL Certs. #669, #682, #696 and #1111
DRBG Cert. #985
DSA Certs. #1034 and #1039
ECDSA Certs. #771, #776, #790 and #805
HMAC Cert. #2414
KBKDF Certs. #73 and #75
KTS AES Cert. #3664 and #3711; key establishment methodology provides between 128 and 256 bits of encryption strength
PBKDF vendor affirmed
RSA Certs. #1897, #1903 and #1917
SHS Certs. #3082 and #3130
Triple-DES Certs. #2046 and #2073
Other Algorithms
NDRNG
Hardware Versions
NC4035E-000 [1] and NC4335N-000 [2], Build Standard A
Firmware Versions
3.3.21 and 3.4.1

Vendor

Thales e-Security Inc.
900 South Pine Island Road
Suite 710
Plantation, FL 33324
USA

sales@thalesesec.com
sales@thalesesec.com
Phone: 888-744-4976

Lab

COMPUTER SCIENCES CANADA INC.
NVLAP Code: 200996-0