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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #3775


Module Name
Cisco ASR 1000 Series Routers with MACSEC
FIPS 140-2
 Historical Reason
SP 800-56Arev3 transition - replaced by certificate #4644
Overall Level
When operated in FIPS mode, installed, initialized and configured as specified in Section 9 of the Security Policy
Security Level Exceptions
  • Roles, Services, and Authentication: Level 3
  • Design Assurance: Level 3
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
The ASR 1000 Routers accelerate services by offering performance and resiliency with optimized, intelligent services; establishing a benchmark for price-to-performance offerings in the enterprise routing, service provider edge, and broadband aggregation segments; facilitating significant network innovations in areas such as secure WAN aggregation, managed customer-premises-equipment services, and service provider edge services, and reducing operating expenses and capital expenditures by facilitating managed or hosted services over identical architectures and operating environments.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • N/A
Approved Algorithms
AES Certs. #333, #2346, #3160, #3505, #4583 and #C462
CKG vendor affirmed
CVL Certs. #1257, #1258 and #C462
DRBG Certs. #1529 and #C462
ECDSA Certs. #1241 and #C462
HMAC Certs. #137, #1455, #3034 and #C462
KBKDF Certs. #139 and #C462
KTS AES Certs. #4583 and #C462; key establishment methodology provides between 128 and 256 bits of encryption strength
RSA Certs. #2500 and #C462
SHS Certs. #408, #2023, #3760 and #C462
Triple-DES Certs. #397, #1469, #2436 and #C462
Allowed Algorithms
Diffie-Hellman (CVL Certs. #1257, #1258 and #C462, key agreement; key establishment methodology provides between 112 and 150 bits of encryption strength); EC Diffie-Hellman (CVL Certs. #1257, #1258 and #C462, key agreement; key establishment methodology provides 128 or 192 bits of encryption strength); NDRNG; RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides 112 or 128 bits of encryption strength)
Hardware Versions
ASR1001-HX, ASR1002-HX, [[ASR1006-X with RP2, RP3, ESP40, ESP100, [ASR1000-MIP100 with EPA-10X10GE and EPA-1X40GE QSFP+]] and [[ASR-1009-X with RP2, RP3, ESP40, ESP100, ESP200, [ASR1000-MIP100 with EPA-10X10GE and EPA-1X40GE QSFP+]]
Firmware Versions
Cisco IOS-XE 16.12


Cisco Systems, Inc.
170 West Tasman Dr.
San Jose, CA 95134

Global Certification Team

Validation History

Date Type Lab
12/18/2020 Initial ACUMEN SECURITY, LLC
6/11/2021 Update ACUMEN SECURITY, LLC