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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #2693


Module Name
Forcepoint Sidewinder
FIPS 140-2
 Historical Reason
186-2 transition
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
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Tested Configuration(s)
  • The module was tested on the 1402-C3 McAfee Firewall Enterprise with a proprietary OS (SecureOS® version 8.3)
Approved Algorithms
AES Certs. #1833, #2711 and #2713
CVL Certs. #168 and #171
DRBG Certs. #448 and #450
DSA Certs. #828 and #830
ECDSA Certs. #472 and #474
HMAC Certs. #1086, #1690 and #1692
RSA Certs. #1407 and #1409
SHS Certs. #1612, #2276 and #2278
Triple-DES Certs. #1185, #1628 and #1630
Other Algorithms
Diffie-Hellman (key agreement; key establishment methodology provides 112 bits of encryption strength); NDRNG
Firmware Versions
8.3.2P07 with patch 8.3.2E106


10900-A Stonelake Blvd
Quarry Oaks 1, Ste 350
Austin, TX 78759

Michael Carney
Phone: 952-444-9546

Validation History

Date Type Lab
8/3/2016 Initial EWA CANADA