OpenSSL 3.0 FIPS timeline

Below is KeyPair’s best effort to track the timeline for the OpenSSL 3.0 FIPS 140-2 module. Links are provided for additional details. On November 7, 2019, OpenSSL posted this update …

1Q-3Q 2019 FIPS Cert. Stats

During the first three quarters of 2019, the CMVP issued 187 FIPS 140-2 certificates. UL Verification Services produced the most number of certificates (36) for their customers. Security Level 1 …

Steve Weymann speaking at ICMC19

At the International Cryptographic Module Conference in Vancouver, Canada, Steve of KeyPair Consulting delivers the following talk on May 15, 2019: A PROTOCOL PROTOCOL (G13B) Representation of protocols such as …

FIPS 140-3 timeline

FIPS 140-3 is now published on the Federal Register. The important dates of interest with additional details follow: FIPS 140-3 is effective September 22, 2019. This is likely the earliest …

CVE Got Your FIPS Module?

Q: I need to apply a fix to my FIPS 140-2 module to address a CVE. What process do I follow to maintain my FIPS 140-2 certificate? The¬†Implementation Guidance for …