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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #2887


Module Name
FortiGate-VM Virtual Appliance
FIPS 140-2
 Historical Reason
Moved to historical list due to sunsetting
Overall Level
When operated in FIPS mode. There is no assurance of the minimum strength of generated keys
Security Level Exceptions
  • Cryptographic Module Ports and Interfaces: Level 3
  • Roles, Services, and Authentication: Level 3
  • Physical Security: N/A
  • Design Assurance: Level 3
Module Type
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
The FortiGate-VM appliances are software modules designed to execute on a General Purpose Computer (GPC) hardware platform running the VMware hypervisor and FortiOS 5.2. The FortiOS provides integrated firewall, VPN, antivirus, antispam, intrusion prevention, content filtering and traffic shaping and HA capabilities.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • FortiGate-VM on VMware ESXi 5.5 (single-user mode) running on Dell PowerEdge R720 with Intel Xeon E5-2620 processor with the Fortinet entropy token (part number FTR-ENT-1)
Approved Algorithms
AES Certs. #4021 and #4022
CVL Certs. #850 and #851
DRBG Cert. #1199
HMAC Certs. #2623 and #2624
RSA Cert. #2191
SHS Certs. #3317 and #3318
Triple-DES Certs. #2201 and #2202
Other Algorithms
Diffie-Hellman (key agreement; key establishment methodology provides between 112 and 201 bits of encryption strength; non-compliant less than 112 bits of encryption strength); RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides 112 or 128 bits of encryption strength; non-compliant less than 112 bits of encryption strength); DES; HMAC-MD5; MD5
Software Versions
FortiGate-VM64 v5.2.7,build0718,160328


Fortinet, Inc.
326 Moodie Drive
Ottawa, ON K2H 8G3

Alan Kaye
Phone: 613-225-9381 x7416
Fax: 613-225-2951

Validation History

Date Type Lab
4/21/2017 Initial CGI Information Systems & Management Consultants Inc