Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #3174


Module Name
HPE BladeSystem c-Class Onboard Administrator Firmware
FIPS 140-2
 Historical Reason
SP 800-56Arev3 transition
Overall Level
When installed, initialized and configured as indicated in the Security Policy in Section 3
Security Level Exceptions
  • Roles, Services, and Authentication: Level 2
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
The module provides administrative control of the HPE BladeSystem c7000 enclosure. The module supports TLS v1.2 and SSH for secure administrative access to the module, as well as various forms of authentication, including local, LDAP, and CAC.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • HPE BLc7000 Onboard Administrator with KVM option
Approved Algorithms
AES Cert. #4776
CKG vendor affirmed
CVL Certs. #1421, #1422, #1423 and #1500
DRBG Cert. #1654
ECDSA Cert. #1201
HMAC Cert. #3186
RSA Cert. #2617
SHS Certs. #3920, #3921 and #3922
Triple-DES Cert. #2538
Allowed Algorithms
Diffie-Hellman (key agreement; key establishment methodology provides 112 or 128 bits of encryption strength); EC Diffie-Hellman (CVL Cert. #1500, key agreement; key establishment methodology provides between 112 and 256 bits of encryption strength); MD5; NDRNG; RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides 112 or 128 bits of encryption strength)
Firmware Versions


Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development LP
3000 Hanover St.
Palo Alto, CA 94304

Fernie Fuentes
Phone: +(512) 319-0410
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Phone: +91 80 61512409

Validation History

Date Type Lab
4/20/2018 Initial CGI Information Systems & Management Consultants Inc