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RIP FIPS 186-2

UPDATE: The CMVP will publish an updated IG G.18 in November 2019 extending the Effective Date to “Two Months After ACVP Transition Date.” Instead of the current transition happening on …

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 …

Update: FIPS Module for OpenSSL 1.1.x

The OpenSSL Management Committee (OMC) posted an update on the next FIPS Module for OpenSSL 1.1.x. Two quick highlights: Five excellent sponsors are contributing to the success of this project …