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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #4487


Module Name
Cisco Catalyst 9200L Series Switches
FIPS 140-2
Sunset Date
Overall Level
When operated in FIPS mode, installed, initialized and configured as specified in Section 3 of the Security Policy. This module contains the embedded module 'ACT2Lite Cryptographic Module' validated to FIPS 140-2 under Cert. #3637 operating in FIPS mode
Security Level Exceptions
  • Roles, Services, and Authentication: Level 3
  • Design Assurance: Level 2
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
With full PoE+ capability, power and fan redundancy, stacking bandwidth up to 160 Gbps, modular uplinks, Layer 3 feature support, and cold patching, Catalyst 9200L Series switches are the industry’s unparalleled solution with differentiated resiliency and progressive architecture for cost-effective branch-office access. The switches meet FIPS 140-2 overall Level 1 requirements as multi-chip standalone modules. Advanced security feature supports IOS-XE software, MACsec encryption, hardware anchored secure boot, Secure Unique Device Identification (SUDI) support.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • N/A
Approved Algorithms
AES Certs. #A1462 and #4769
CKG vendor affirmed
CVL Cert. #A1462
DRBG Cert. #A1462
ECDSA Cert. #A1462
HMAC Cert. #A1462
KAS KAS-SSC Cert. #A1462, CVL Cert. #A1462
KAS-SSC Cert. #A1462
KBKDF Cert. #A1462
KTS AES Cert. #A1462; key establishment methodology provides between 128 and 256 bits of encryption strength
RSA Certs. #A1462 and #C1301
SHS Certs. #A1462 and #C1301
Allowed Algorithms
Hardware Versions
Cisco Catalyst C9200L-24P-4G, Cisco Catalyst C9200L-24P-4X, Cisco Catalyst C9200L-24T-4G, Cisco Catalyst C9200L-24T-4X, Cisco Catalyst C9200L-48P-4G, Cisco Catalyst C9200L-48P-4X, Cisco Catalyst C9200L-48T-4G, Cisco Catalyst C9200L-48T-4X, Cisco Catalyst C9200L-24P8X-2Y, Cisco Catalyst C9200L-24P8X-4X, Cisco Catalyst C9200L-48P12X-4X and Cisco Catalyst C9200L-48P8X-2Y
Firmware Versions
Cisco IOS-XE 16.12 and Cisco IOS-XE 17.3


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

Laura Stubbs
Phone: +1 (703) 362-9377

Validation History

Date Type Lab
4/26/2023 Initial ACUMEN SECURITY, LLC