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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #2288


Module Name
IBM Security QRadar FIPS Appliance
FIPS 140-2
 Historical Reason
RNG SP800-131A Revision 1 Transition
Overall Level
When operated in FIPS mode with the tamper evident seals installed as indicated in the Security Policy
Security Level Exceptions
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Multi-chip standalone
IBM(R) Security QRadar(R) FIPS Appliance consolidates log source event data from thousands of devices endpoints and applications distributed throughout a network. The IBM Security QRadar FIPS Appliance provides a secure platform that meets FIPS 140-2 Level 2 requirements while allowing organizations to meet current and emerging compliance mandates.
Approved Algorithms
AES Cert. #2562
CVL Cert. #194
HMAC Cert. #1581
RNG Cert. #1216
RSA Cert. #1313
SHS Cert. #2160
Triple-DES Cert. #1550
Other Algorithms
Diffie-Hellman (key agreement; key establishment methodology provides 112 bits of encryption strength; non-compliant less than 112 bits of encryption strength); RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides between 112 and 128 bits of encryption strength; non-compliant less than 112 bits of encryption strength); NDRNG; MD5
Hardware Versions
QR24 with FIPS Replacement Labels (Part Number: 00AN000)
Firmware Versions
v7.1 MR1


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Validation History

Date Type Lab
12/3/2014 Initial COACT INC CAFE LAB