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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #2501


Module Name
HP BladeSystem c-Class Virtual Connect Module
FIPS 140-2
 Historical Reason
Moved to historical list due to sunsetting
Overall Level
When installed, initialized and configured as specified in Section 3.1 of the Security Policy
Security Level Exceptions
  • Roles, Services, and Authentication: Level 2
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Multi-Chip Embedded
Virtual Connect implements server edge virtualization between the server and data center infrastructure allowing networks to communicate with individual servers or pools of HP BladeSystem server blades. Virtual Connect simplifies the setup and administration of server LAN and SAN connections.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • HP Virtual Connect Flex-10 10Gb Ethernet Blade
  • HP Virtual Connect Flex-10/10D Blade
  • HP Virtual Connect FlexFabric 10Gb/24-Port Blade
  • HP Virtual Connect FlexFabric 20/40 F8 Blade
Approved Algorithms
AES Cert. #3334
CVL Cert. #488
DRBG Cert. #776
HMAC Cert. #2125
PBKDF vendor affirmed
RSA Cert. #1713
SHS Cert. #2769
Triple-DES Cert. #1904
Other Algorithms
Diffie-Hellman (key agreement; key establishment methodology provides between 112 and 150 bits of encryption strength); RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides between 112 and 256 bits of encryption strength); NDRNG; OpenSSL md_rand
Firmware Versions


Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development LP
11445 Compaq Center Drive West
Houston, TX 77070

Julie Ritter
Phone: 1-281-514-4087
Fred Bertram
Phone: 1-832-502-5916

Validation History

Date Type Lab
12/18/2015 Initial CGI Information Systems & Management Consultants Inc