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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #3957

Details

Module Name
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server GnuTLS Cryptographic Module
Standard
FIPS 140-2
Status
Active
Sunset Date
6/16/2026
Validation Dates
06/17/2021
Overall Level
1
Caveat
When operated in FIPS mode. The module generates cryptographic keys whose strengths are modified by available entropy
Security Level Exceptions
  • Physical Security: N/A
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Software
Embodiment
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
Description
GnuTLS is a secure communications library implementing the TLS protocol. It provides a simple C language application programming interface to access the secure communications protocols as well as APIs to parse and write X.509, PKCS#12, and other required structures which is shipped with SUSE Linux Enterprise Server.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • (single-user mode)
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 running on Dell EMC PowerEdge 640 with Intel Cascade Lake Xeon Gold 6234 with PAA
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 running on Dell EMC PowerEdge 640 with Intel Cascade Lake Xeon Gold 6234 without PAA
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 running on Gigabyte R181-T90 with Cavium ThunderX2 CN9975 ARMv8 with PAA
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 running on Gigabyte R181-T90 with Cavium ThunderX2 CN9975 ARMv8 without PAA
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 running on IBM System Z/15 with IBM z15
FIPS Algorithms
AES Certs. #A408, #A410, #A411, #A412, #A414, #A415, #A416 and #A417
CKG vendor affirmed
CVL Cert. #A408
DRBG Cert. #A408
DSA Cert. #A408
ECDSA Cert. #A408
HMAC Certs. #A408, #A412 and #A417
KAS KAS-SSC Cert. #A766, CVL Cert. #A408
KTS AES Certs. #A408, #A411, #A412 and #A417; key establishment methodology provides 128 or 256 bits of encryption strength
KTS AES Certs. #A408, #A411, #A412 and #A417 and HMAC Certs. #A408, #A412 and #A417; key establishment methodology provides 128 or 256 bits of encryption strength
KTS Triple-DES Cert. #A408 and HMAC Certs. #A408, #A412 and #A417; key establishment methodology provides 112 bits of encryption strength
PBKDF vendor affirmed
RSA Cert. #A408
SHA-3 Certs. #A409 and #A413
SHS Certs. #A408, #A412 and #A417
Triple-DES Cert. #A408
Allowed Algorithms
MD5; NDRNG; RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides between 112 and 256 bits of encryption strength)
Software Versions
1.0

Vendor

SUSE, LLC
10 Canal Park, Suite 200
Cambridge, MA 02141
USA

Ivan Teblin
ivan.teblin@suse.com
Phone: +1-800-858-4000
Alexander Bergmann
abergmann@suse.com
Phone: +1-800-858-4000

Lab

ATSEC INFORMATION SECURITY CORP
NVLAP Code: 200658-0