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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #3992

Details

Module Name
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server libgcrypt Cryptographic Module
Standard
FIPS 140-2
Status
Active
Sunset Date
7/21/2026
Validation Dates
07/22/2021
Overall Level
1
Caveat
When operated in FIPS mode and installed, initialized and configured as specified in section 9 of the Security Policy. The module generates cryptographic keys whose strengths are modified by available entropy.
Security Level Exceptions
  • Physical Security: N/A
Module Type
Software
Embodiment
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
Description
SUSE Libgcrypt is a general purpose cryptographic library based on the code from GnuPG.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • 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 (single-user mode)
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 running on IBM System Z/15 with IBM z15
FIPS Algorithms
AES Certs. #A482, #A485, #A486 and #A1152
DRBG Certs. #A482, #A485, #A486, #A487 and #A1152
DSA Certs. #A482, #A485, #A486, #A487 and #A1152
ECDSA Certs. #A482, #A485, #A486, #A487 and #A1152
HMAC Certs. #A482, #A484, #A485, #A486, #A487, #A488 and #A1152
KTS AES Certs. #A482, #A485, #A486 and #A1152; key establishment methodology provides between 128 and 256 bits of encryption strength
PBKDF vendor affirmed
RSA Certs. #A482, #A485, #A486, #A487 and #A1152
SHA-3 Certs. #A482, #A487 and #A1152
SHS Certs. #A482, #A484, #A485, #A486, #A488 and #A1152
Triple-DES Cert. #A482
Allowed Algorithms
NDRNG; RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides between 112 and 256 bits of encryption strength)
Software Versions
3.1

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