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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #4056


Module Name
FireEye EX Series: EX3500, EX5500, EX8400, EX8500
FIPS 140-2
Sunset Date
Overall Level
When operated in FIPS mode and installed, initialized and configured as specified in Section 3 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 FireEye EX series secures against advanced email attacks. As part of the FireEye Threat Prevention Platform, the FireEye EX uses signature-less technology to analyze every email attachment and successfully quarantine spear-phishing emails used in advanced targeted attacks.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • N/A
Approved Algorithms
AES Cert. #C1720
CKG vendor affirmed
CVL Cert. #C1720
DRBG Certs. #C1720 and #C1934
DSA Cert. #C1720
ECDSA Cert. #C1720
HMAC Certs. #C1720 and #C1934
KAS-SSC vendor affirmed
KTS AES Cert. #C1720 and HMAC Cert. #C1720; key establishment methodology provides 128 or 256 bits of encryption strength
KTS Triple-DES Cert. #C1720 and HMAC Cert. #C1720; key establishment methodology provides 112 bits of encryption strength
RSA Cert. #C1720
SHS Certs. #C1720 and #C1934
Triple-DES Cert. #C1720
Allowed Algorithms
NDRNG; RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides 112 or 128 bits of encryption strength)
Hardware Versions
EX3500, EX5500, EX8400, EX8500
Firmware Versions


FireEye, Inc.
1440 McCarthy Ave.
Milipitas, CA 95035

Steve Lanser

Validation History

Date Type Lab
10/28/2021 Initial ACUMEN SECURITY, LLC