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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #3021


Module Name
Aruba AP-204, AP-205 and AP-205H Wireless Access Points
FIPS 140-2
 Historical Reason
SP 800-56Arev3 transition
Overall Level
When operated in FIPS mode with tamper evident labels installed as indicated in the Security Policy
Security Level Exceptions
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
Aruba's 802.11ac Wi-Fi access points operate at gigabit speeds, offering extreme performance for mobile devices. In FIPS 140-2 mode, the AP 204, 205, & 205H support encrypted management and WPA2 tunneled pass through to Aruba Mobility Controllers. Aruba APs also support wireless intrusion detection/prevention services and wireless mesh topologies.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • N/A
Approved Algorithms
AES Certs. #3176 and #3177
CVL Cert. #423
DRBG Cert. #660
ECDSA Cert. #581
HMAC Cert. #2005
RSA Certs. #1614 and #2419
SHS Certs. #2630 and #3657
Triple-DES Cert. #1813
Allowed Algorithms
Diffie-Hellman (key agreement; key establishment methodology provides 112 bits of encryption strength); EC Diffie-Hellman (key agreement; key establishment methodology provides 128 or 192 bits of encryption strength); NDRNG
Hardware Versions
{AP-204-F1 (HPE SKU JW163A), AP-205-F1 (HPE SKU JW165A) and AP-205H-F1 (HPE SKU JW167A)} with FIPS Kit 4011570-01 (HPE SKU JY894A)
Firmware Versions
ArubaOS 6.5.1-FIPS


Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company
3333 Scott Blvd
Santa Clara, CA 95054

Steve Weingart
Phone: 512-319-2480

Validation History

Date Type Lab
9/22/2017 Initial LEIDOS CSTL