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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #4554


Module Name
Cisco Catalyst 9800-CL Wireless Controller
FIPS 140-2
Sunset Date
Overall Level
When operated in FIPS mode and installed as specified in Section 11 of the Security Policy.
Security Level Exceptions
  • Roles, Services, and Authentication: Level 3
  • Physical Security: N/A
  • Mitigation of Other Attacks: N/A
Module Type
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
The Cisco Series Wireless Controllers, are a highly scalable and flexible platform that enables system-wide services for mission-critical wireless networking in medium-sized to large enterprises and campus environments.
Tested Configuration(s)
  • IOS-XE 17.3 on VMware ESXi v6 running on a UCS C220 M5 with Intel Xeon Platinum 8160M
Approved Algorithms
AES Certs. #A1874 and #A3244
CKG vendor affirmed
CVL Certs. #A1874 and #A3244
DRBG Certs. #A1874 and #A3244
ECDSA Certs. #A1874 and #A3244
HMAC Certs. #A1874 and #A3244
KAS KAS-SSC Certs. #A1874 and #A3244, CVL Certs. #A1874 and #A3244
KAS-SSC Certs. #A1874 and #A3244
KTS AES Cert. #A3244; key establishment methodology provides between 128 and 256 bits of encryption strength
KTS AES Certs. #A3244 and #A1874 and HMAC Certs. #A3244 and #1874; key establishment methodology provides between 128 and 256 bits of encryption strength
KTS Triple-DES Cert. #A3244 and HMAC Cert. #A3244; key establishment methodology provides 112 bits of encryption strength
RSA Certs. #A1874 and #A3244
SHS Certs. #A1874 and #A3244
Triple-DES Cert. #A3244
Allowed Algorithms
RSA (key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides 112 or 128 bits of encryption strength)
Software Versions
IOS-XE 17.3


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

Global Certification Team

Validation History

Date Type Lab
7/28/2023 Initial ACUMEN SECURITY, LLC