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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #4262


Module Name
SonicWall Network Security Virtual Appliances
FIPS 140-2
Sunset Date
Overall Level
When operated in FIPS mode
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 NSv series delivers the automated real-time breach detection and prevention organizations need by utilizing innovative deep learning technologies in the SonicWall Capture Cloud Platform. This platform delivers cloud-based threat prevention and network management plus reporting and analytics for organizations of any size.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • SonicOSX 7.0 on VMware ESXi 6.7 running on Dell PowerEdge R740 with Intel Xeon Platinum 8260 (Cascade Lake)
  • SonicOSX 7.0 on VMware ESXi 7.0 running on Dell PowerEdge R740 with Intel Xeon Platinum 8260 (Cascade Lake)
Approved Algorithms
AES Cert. #C2143
CKG vendor affirmed
CVL Cert. #C2143
DRBG Cert. #C2143
DSA Cert. #C2143
ECDSA Cert. #C2143
HMAC Cert. #C2143
KAS-SSC vendor affirmed
KTS AES Cert. #C2143 and HMAC Cert. #C2143; key establishment methodology provides between 128 and 256 bits of encryption strength
RSA Cert. #C2143
SHS Cert. #C2143
Allowed Algorithms
NDRNG; RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides 112 bits of encryption strength)
Firmware Versions
SonicOSX 7.0


SonicWall, Inc.
1033 McCarthy Boulevard
Milpitas, CA 95035

Lawrence Wagner
Phone: 408-752-7886

Validation History

Date Type Lab
7/8/2022 Initial ACUMEN SECURITY, LLC