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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #2531


Module Name
McAfee Web Gateway WG5000 and WG5500 Appliances
FIPS 140-2
 Historical Reason
Moved to historical list due to sunsetting
Overall Level
When installed, initialized and configured as specified in the Security Policy Section Secure Operation. The module generates cryptographic keys whose strengths are modified by available entropy
Security Level Exceptions
  • Design Assurance: Level 3
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
The McAfee Web Gateway is a high-performance, enterprise-strength proxy security appliance family that provides the caching, authentication, administration, authorization controls and deep-level content security filtering required by today's most demanding enterprises. McAfee Web Gateway WG5000 and WG5500 Appliances deliver scalable deployment flexibility and performance. McAfee Web Gateway WG5000 and WG5500 Appliances deliver comprehensive security for all aspects of Web 2.0 traffic.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • N/A
Approved Algorithms
AES Cert. #3116
CVL Cert. #378
DRBG Cert. #627
DSA Cert. #900
HMAC Cert. #1953
RSA Cert. #1587
SHS Cert. #2572
Triple-DES Cert. #1787
Other Algorithms
Diffie-Hellman (key agreement; key establishment methodology provides 112 bits of encryption strength); RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides 112 or 128 bits of encryption strength); NDRNG
Hardware Versions
5000 with EWG-5000-FIPS-KIT and 5500 with EWG-5500-FIPS-KIT
Firmware Versions


Intel Corporation
2200 Mission College Blvd.
Santa Clara, CA 95054-1549

Mark Hanson
Phone: 651-628-1633
Fax: 651-628-2701

Validation History

Date Type Lab
1/11/2016 Initial EWA CANADA