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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #4461


Module Name
Cisco Catalyst 8300 Series Edge Platforms
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 Cisco C8300 (C8300-1N1S-6T, C8300-1N1S-4T2X, C8300-2N2S-6T, and C8300-2N2S-4T2X) revolutionize WAN communications in the enterprise branch. With new levels of built-in intelligent network capabilities and convergence, it specifically addresses the growing need for application-aware networking in distributed enterprise sites.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • N/A
Approved Algorithms
AES Certs. #A1462 and #4550
CKG vendor affirmed
CVL Cert. #A1462
DRBG Cert. #A1462
ECDSA Cert. #A1462
ESV Cert. #4
HMAC Cert. #A1462
KAS KAS-SSC Cert. #A1462, CVL Cert. #A1462
KBKDF Cert. #A1462
KTS AES Certs. #A1462 and #4550; key establishment methodology provides 128 or 256 bits of encryption strength
KTS AES Cert. #A1462 and HMAC Cert. #A1462; key establishment methodology provides between 128 and 256 bits of encryption strength
RSA Cert. #A1462
SHS Certs. #A1462 and #C2181
Allowed Algorithms
RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides between 112 and 132 bits of encryption strength)
Hardware Versions
C8300-1N1S-6T, C8300-1N1S-4T2X, C8300-2N2S-6T, and C8300-2N2S-4T2X with component C-NIM-1X
Firmware Versions
IOS-XE 17.3


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

Global Certification Team

Validation History

Date Type Lab
3/29/2023 Initial ACUMEN SECURITY, LLC