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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #2981


Module Name
BlackBerry Cryptographic Java Module
FIPS 140-2
 Historical Reason
SP 800-56Arev3 transition
Overall Level
When operated in FIPS mode. The module generates cryptographic keys whose strengths are modified by available entropy
Security Level Exceptions
  • Physical Security: N/A
Module Type
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
BlackBerry is the leading wireless enterprise solution that allows users to stay connected with secure, wireless access to email, corporate data, phone, web and organizer features. BlackBerry is a totally integrated package that includes hardware, software and service, providing a complete end-to-end solution. The BlackBerry Cryptographic Java Module is a software module that provides cryptographic services to BlackBerry products such as the BlackBerry PlayBook Administration Service, and other BlackBerry products.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • Android 6.0.1 with processor Qualcomm 8992 Snapdragon running on BlackBerry PRIV
  • Android OS API Level 17 with processor NXP ARM Cortex-A9 running on Ricoh MP C3004 (single-user mode)
  • CentOS 7.0 with Java JRE 1.8.0 running on a Dell PowerEdge 2950
Approved Algorithms
AES Certs. #3988, #4299 and #4300
CKG vendor affirmed
DRBG Certs. #1180, #1359 and #1360
DSA Certs. #1084, #1142 and #1143
ECDSA Certs. #884, #1009 and #1010
HMAC Certs. #2603, #2835 and #2836
KAS Certs. #83, #98 and #99
KTS vendor affirmed
RSA Certs. #2046, #2320 and #2321
SHS Certs. #3292, #3537 and #3538
Triple-DES Certs. #2188, #2320 and #2321
Allowed Algorithms
NDRNG; RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides between 112 and 256 bits of encryption strength)
Software Versions


BlackBerry Limited
2200 University Avenue East
Waterloo, Ontario N2K OA7

Security Certifications Team
Phone: 519-888-7465 ext.72921
Fax: 905-507-4230

Validation History

Date Type Lab
8/1/2017 Initial EWA CANADA