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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #3289


Module Name
SonicWALL TZ 300/TZ 300W, TZ 400/TZ 400W, TZ 500/TZ 500W, TZ 600, SOHOW, SM 9200, SM 9400, SM 9600 and NSₐ 2650, NSₐ 3600, NSₐ 3650, NSₐ 4600, NSₐ 4650, NSₐ 5600, NSₐ 5650, NSₐ 6600
FIPS 140-2
 Historical Reason
SP 800-56Arev3 transition
Overall Level
When operated in FIPS mode
Security Level Exceptions
  • Cryptographic Module Specification: Level 3
  • Design Assurance: Level 3
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
The SonicWall family of firewalls tightly integrates intrusion prevention, malware protection, Application Intelligence and Control with real-time Visualization. Dell SonicWALL Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection engine scans 100% of traffic and massively scales to meet needs of the most high-performance networks.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • N/A
Approved Algorithms
AES Cert. #5346
CKG vendor affirmed
CVL Certs. #1808, #1809 and #1810
DRBG Cert. #2066
DSA Cert. #1381
ECDSA Cert. #1406
HMAC Cert. #3543
KTS AES Cert. #5346 and HMAC Cert. #3543; key establishment methodology provides between 128 and 256 bits of encryption strength
PBKDF vendor affirmed
RSA Certs. #2861
SHS Certs. #4297
Triple-DES Cert. #2704
Allowed Algorithms
Diffie-Hellman (CVL Certs. #1808 and #1809, key agreement; key establishment methodology provides 112 bits of encryption strength); EC Diffie-Hellman (CVL Cert. #1808, key agreement; key establishment methodology provides 128 or 192 bits of encryption strength); NDRNG; RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides 112 bits of encryption strength)
Hardware Versions
101-500410-54 Rev. E (SOHOW), 101-500403-55 Rev. F (TZ 300), 101-500404-54 Rev. E (TZ 300W), 101-500405-55 Rev. F (TZ 400), 101-500406-54 Rev. E (TZ 400W), 101-500411-56 Rev. G (TZ 500), 101-500412-55 Rev. F (TZ 500W), 101-500413-56 Rev. G (TZ 600), 101-500452-50 Rev. A (NSₐ 2650), 101-500459-54 Rev. E (NSₐ 3600), 101-500514-50, (NSₐ 3650), 101-500458-54 Rev. E (NSₐ 4600), 101-500451-50 (NSₐ 4650), 101-500457-54 Rev. E (NSₐ 5600), 101-500517-50 (NSₐ 5650), 101-500456-54 Rev. E (NSₐ 6600), 101-500455-54 Rev. E (SM 9200), 101-500454-54 Rev. E (SM 9400), 101-500453-54 Rev. E (SM 9600)
Firmware Versions
SonicOS v6.5.1


SonicWall, Inc.
1033 McCarthy Boulevard
Milpitas, CA 95035

Usha Sanagala
Phone: 408-962-6248
Lawrence Wagner
Phone: 408-752-7886

Validation History

Date Type Lab
9/20/2018 Initial ACUMEN SECURITY, LLC