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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #2983


Module Name
Net Tool Optimizer (NTO) 7303
FIPS 140-2
 Historical Reason
Moved to historical list due to sunsetting
Overall Level
When operated in FIPS mode
Security Level Exceptions
  • Roles, Services, and Authentication: Level 2
  • Design Assurance: Level 2
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
Designed to sit between a customer’s network and security tools, the NTO 7303 is a solution that controls the flow of network traffic to destination security devices and applications. The module uses a pool of high-speed data interfaces that are intended to forward different classes of traffic based on filters applied to each interface.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • N/A
Approved Algorithms
AES Cert. #4089
CKG vendor affirmed
CVL Cert. #904
DRBG Cert. #1227
HMAC Cert. #2669
PBKDF vendor affirmed
RSA Cert. #2213
SHS Cert. #3365
Allowed Algorithms
NDRNG; RSA (key transport; key establishment methodology provides 112 bits of encryption strength)
Hardware Versions
NTO 7303 Chassis P/N 991-0082-01, NTO 7300 Series Supervisor Module P/N 992-0059-01 (QTY: 2), NTO 7300 Series Line Card with 16 QSFP+ ports P/N 992-0045-01, NTO 7300 Series Carrier Line Card Hydra P/N 992-0075-01 with NTO 7300 Series Advanced Feature Module Cassette with 16 SFP+ ports P/N 992-0067-01 (QTY: 2), NTO 7300 Series Carrier Line Card Hydra P/N 992-0075-01 with NTO 7300 Series 100G Port Interface Cassette P/N 992-0066-01 (QTY: 2), NTO 7300 Series Smart Blank Line Card P/N 992-0043-01, NTO 7300 Series PCM Line Card with 48 SFP+ ports P/N 992-0051-01, NTO 7300 Series ATIP Line Card with 48 SFP+ ports P/N 992-0050-01, NTO 7300 Series Fan Module Unit P/N 991-2013-01 (QTY: 6)
Firmware Versions


26601 W. Agoura Road
Calabasas, CA 91302

Tom Casella
Phone: 1-877-367-4942
Fax: 1-818-871-1805
Jarrod Tsukada
Phone: 1-877-367-4942
Fax: 1-818-871-1805

Validation History

Date Type Lab
8/3/2017 Initial DXC Technology