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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #2875


Module Name
Forcepoint C Cryptographic Module
FIPS 140-2
 Historical Reason
186-2 transition
Overall Level
When built, installed, protected and initialized as assumed by the Crypto Officer role and as specified in the provided Security Policy and operated in FIPS in mode. Appendix A of the provided Security Policy specifies the actual distribution tar file containing the source code of this module. There shall be no additions, deletions or alterations to the tar file contents as used during module build. The distribution tar file shall be verified as specified in Appendix A of the provided Security Policy. Installation and protection shall be completed as specified in Appendix A of the provided Security Policy. Initialization shall be invoked as per Section 4 of the provided Security Policy. Any deviation from specified verification, protection, installation and initialization procedures will result in a non FIPS 140-2 compliant module. This validation entry is a non-security relevant modification to Cert. #1747
Security Level Exceptions
  • Roles, Services, and Authentication: Level 2
  • Physical Security: N/A
  • Design Assurance: Level 3
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
Forcepoint produces a family of web, e-mail and data security solutions that can be deployed on pre-configured, security hardened hardware or as customer installable software. The Forcepoint C Crypto Module provides support for cryptographic and secure communications services for these solutions.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • Microsoft Windows 7 running on Intel Core i5- 2430M (64-bit) with PAA (Microsoft ® C/C++ Optimizing Compiler Version 16.00 for x64) CentOS 7.2 on a Forcepoint V10000 G4 Appliance (gcc 4.4.7) iOS 8.1 64-bit running on Apple A7 (ARMv8) without NEON and Crypto Extensions (clang Compilerv Version 600.0.56) iOS 8.1 64-bit running on Apple A7 (ARMv8) with NEON and Crypto Extensions (clang Compiler Version 600.0.56) (single-user mode)
Approved Algorithms
AES Certs. #2234, #3264 and #4401
CVL Certs. #36, #472 and #1110
DRBG Certs. #264, #723 and #1419
DSA Certs. #693, #933 and #1176
ECDSA Certs. #347, #620 and #1058
HMAC Certs. #1363, #2063 and #2925
RSA Certs. #1145, #1664 and #2381
SHS Certs. #1923, #2702 and #3628
Triple-DES Certs. #1398, #1853 and #2373
Other Algorithms
EC Diffie-Hellman; RSA (encrypt/decrypt); PRNG
Software Versions
2.0.2, 2.0.5 or 2.0.10


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Validation History

Date Type Lab
4/5/2017 Initial ACUMEN SECURITY, LLC