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Cryptographic Module Validation Program CMVP

Certificate #4632


Module Name
Datastax BC-FJA (Bouncy Castle FIPS Java API)
FIPS 140-2
Sunset Date
Overall Level
When installed, initialized and configured as specified in the Security Policy Section 8 and operated in FIPS mode. The module generates cryptographic keys whose strengths are modified by available entropy
Security Level Exceptions
  • Physical Security: N/A
Module Type
Multi-Chip Stand Alone
The Datastax BC-FJA (Bouncy Castle FIPS Java API) is a software cryptographic module that provides cryptographic functions and services to various Datastax applications via a Java-language API
Tested Configuration(s)
  • Ubuntu 20.04 on Supermicro SYS-6019U-TN4R4T with Intel® Xeon® Platinum 8360 without PAA (single-user mode)
Approved Algorithms
AES Cert. #A3925
CKG vendor affirmed
CVL Cert. #A3925
DRBG Cert. #A3925
DSA Cert. #A3925
ECDSA Cert. #A3925
HMAC Cert. #A3925
KAS-SSC vendor affirmed
KBKDF Cert. #A3925
KTS AES Cert. #A3925; key establishment methodology provides between 128 and 256 bits of encryption strength
KTS vendor affirmed
KTS Triple-DES Cert. #A3925; key establishment methodology provides 112 bits of encryption strength
PBKDF vendor affirmed
RSA Cert. #A3925
SHA-3 Cert. #A3925
SHA-3-Customized SHA-3 Cert. #A3925, vendor affirmed
SHS Cert. #A3925
Triple-DES Cert. #A3925
Allowed Algorithms
NDRNG; RSA (CVL Cert. #A3925, key wrapping; key establishment methodology provides between 150 and 256 bits of encryption strength)
Software Versions


DataStax, Inc.
2755 Augustine Drive, 8th Floor
Santa Clara, CA 95054

Pushkala Pattabhiraman
Phone: +1 650-389-6000

Validation History

Date Type Lab
10/9/2023 Initial ACUMEN SECURITY, LLC