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Cryptographic Module Validation Program

Certificate #3145

Details

Module Name
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Kernel Crypto API Cryptographic Module
Standard
FIPS 140-2
Status
Active
Sunset Date
3/4/2023
Validation Dates
3/5/2018
Overall Level
1
Caveat
When operated in FIPS mode with module Red Hat Enterprise Linux NSS Cryptographic Module validated to FIPS 140-2 under Cert. #3070 operating in FIPS mode. The module generates random strings whose strengths are modified by available entropy
Security Level Exceptions
  • Physical Security: N/A
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Software
Embodiment
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
Description
The Linux kernel Crypto API implemented in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4 provides services operating inside the Linux kernel with various ciphers, message digests and an approved random number generator.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4 running on Dell PowerEdge R630 with PAA
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4 running on Dell PowerEdge R630 without PAA (single-user mode)
FIPS Algorithms
AES Certs. #4780, #4781, #4782, #4783, #4784, #4785, #4786 and #4787
DRBG Certs. #1656, #1657, #1658, #1659, #1660, #1663 and #1664
HMAC Certs. #3156, #3157, #3188, #3189, #3193 and #3194
RSA Certs. #2619, #2620 and #2626
SHS Certs. #3924, #3925, #3930 and #3931
Triple-DES Cert. #2540
Allowed Algorithms
NDRNG
Software Versions
5.0

Vendor

Red Hat®, Inc.
100 East Davie Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
USA

Jaroslav Reznik
jreznik@redhat.com
Phone: +420-532-294-645
Steve Grubb
sgrubb@redhat.com
Phone: 978-392-1000
Fax: 978-392-1001

Lab

ATSEC INFORMATION SECURITY CORP
NVLAP Code: 200658-0