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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #2923


Module Name
Security Analytics Appliance (Models: SA-S500-10-CM, SA-S500-20-FA, SA-S500-30-FA, and SA-S500-40-FA)
FIPS 140-2
 Historical Reason
Moved to historical list due to sunsetting
Overall Level
When configured as specified in Section 3.1 and tamper-evident seals installed as indicated in the Security Policy
Security Level Exceptions
  • Design Assurance: Level 3
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
The Security Analytics Appliances (SA-S500-10-CM, SA-S500-20-FA, SA-S500-30-FA, and SA-S500-40-FA) are part of Symantec’s Incident Response and Forensics solutions. The appliances harness the Security Analytics software to capture, enrich and reconstruct all network traffic (including full packets) in real time. The appliances can be deployed anywhere in the network to deliver clear, actionable intelligence for swift incident response and resolution and real-time network forensics.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • N/A
Approved Algorithms
AES Cert. #4390
CVL Certs. #1108 and #1109
DRBG Cert. #1413
HMAC Cert. #2917
RSA Cert. #2373
SHS Cert. #3619
Other Algorithms
Diffie-Hellman (CVL Cert. #1108 with CVL Cert #1109, key agreement, key establishment methodology provides 112 bits of encryption strength); EC Diffie-Hellman (CVL Cert. #1108 with CVL Cert #1109, key agreement, key establishment methodology provides between 128 and 256 bits of encryption strength); MD5; NDRNG; RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides between 112 and 150 bits of encryption strength)
Hardware Versions
P/N 090-03645, P/N 080-03938, P/N 090-03646, P/N 080-03939, P/N 090-03648, P/N 080-03940, P/N 090-03649, and P/N 080-03941 with FIPS Kit: HW-KIT-FIPS-500
Firmware Versions


Symantec Corporation
350 Ellis St.
Mountain View, CA 94043

Diana Robinson
Phone: 845.454.6397

Validation History

Date Type Lab
6/19/2017 Initial ACUMEN SECURITY, LLC
6/22/2017 Update ACUMEN SECURITY, LLC