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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #3002


Module Name
HPE FlexFabric 5700, 5900 and 5920 Switch Series
FIPS 140-2
 Historical Reason
SP 800-56Arev3 transition
Overall Level
When operated in FIPS mode with tamper evident labels and opacity kits installed as indicated in the Security Policy
Security Level Exceptions
  • Roles, Services, and Authentication: Level 3
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
The HPE Networking devices are suitable for a range of uses: at the edge of a network, connecting server clusters in a data center, in an enterprise LAN core, and in large-scale industrial networks and campus networks. Each device is based on the HPE Comware Software, Version 7.1.045 platform.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • N/A
Approved Algorithms
AES Certs. #4093 and #4098
CKG vendor affirmed
CVL Certs. #911 and #912
DRBG Cert. #1231
DSA Cert. #1114
ECDSA Cert. #927
HMAC Certs. #2673 and #2678
RSA Cert. #2217
SHS Certs. #3369 and #3374
Allowed Algorithms
Diffie-Hellman (key agreement; key establishment methodology provides 112 bits of encryption strength); EC Diffie-Hellman (CVL Cert. #911, key agreement; key establishment methodology provides 128 or 192 bits of encryption strength); NDRNG
Hardware Versions
{[HPE FlexFabric 5700-32XGT-8XG-2QSFP+ Switch (JG898A), HPE FlexFabric 5700-32XGT-8XG-2QSFP+ TAA-Compliant Switch (JG899A), HPE FlexFabric 5700-40XG-2QSFP+ Switch (JG896A), HPE FlexFabric 5700-40XG-2QSFP+ TAA1-Compliant Switch (JG897A), HPE FlexFabric 5700-48G-4XG-2QSFP+ Switch (JG894A), HPE FlexFabric 5700-48G-4XG-2QSFP+ TAA1-Compliant Switch (JG895A), HPE FlexFabric 5900AF-48G-4XG-2QSFP+ Switch (JG510A), HPE FlexFabric 5900AF-48G-4XG-2QSFP+ TAA1-Compliant Switch (JH038A), HPE FlexFabric 5900AF-48XG-4QSFP+ Switch (JG772A) and HPE FlexFabric 5900AF-48XG-4QSFP+ TAA1-Compliant Switch (JG554A)] with Opacity Kit JH063A, [HPE FlexFabric 5900AF-48XGT-4QSFP+ Switch (JG336A), HPE FlexFabric 5900AF-48XGT-4QSFP+ TAA1-Compliant Switch (JH037A), HPE FlexFabric 5900CP-48XG-4QSFP+ Switch (JG838A) and HPE FlexFabric 5900CP-48XG-4QSFP+ TAA1-Compliant Switch (JH036A)] with Opacity Kit JH719A and [HPE FlexFabric 5920AF-24XG Switch (JG296A) and HPE FlexFabric 5920AF-24XG TAA1-compliant Switch (JG555A)] with Opacity Kit JG720A} with Label Kit JG585A or JG586A
Firmware Versions
HPE Comware 7.1.045, Release R2422P01


Hewlett Packard Enterprise
153 Taylor Street
Littleton, MA 01460

Rick Stanley
Phone: 603-315-7746
Fax: 978-264-5522

Validation History

Date Type Lab
8/23/2017 Initial LEIDOS CSTL