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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #2550


Module Name
McAfee Linux Cryptographic Module
FIPS 140-2
 Historical Reason
Moved to historical list due to sunsetting
Overall Level
When installed, initialized and configured as indicated in the Security Policy in Section Secure Operation. The module generates cryptographic keys whose strengths are modified by available entropy
Security Level Exceptions
  • Physical Security: N/A
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
The McAfee Linux Cryptographic Module provides cryptographic services for McAfee Linux and security appliance products built upon this platform. McAfee Linux is an operating system built with a focus on the needs of security appliances.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • McAfee Linux 2.2.3 on VMware ESXi 5.0 running on an Intel SR2625URLX (single-user mode)
  • McAfee Linux 2.2.3 running on an Intel SR1530SH
  • McAfee Linux 2.2.3 running on an Intel SR2625URLX
Approved Algorithms
AES Certs. #3116 and #3117
CVL Certs. #378 and #379
DRBG Certs. #627 and #628
DSA Certs. #900 and #901
HMAC Certs. #1953 and #1954
RSA Certs. #1587 and #1588
SHS Certs. #2572 and #2573
Triple-DES Certs. #1787 and #1788
Other Algorithms
Diffie-Hellman (key agreement; key establishment methodology provides 112 or 128 bits of encryption strength); RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides 112 or 128 bits of encryption strength); NDRNG
Software 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
1/29/2016 Initial EWA CANADA