OpenSSL and ACVP Parsing

Greg McLearn ACVP, FIPS 140-2

OpenSSL is used in some part by an overwhelmingly large percentage of the enterprise vendor community. Those vendors which need to go through FIPS 140-2 or Common Criteria may find themselves needing to perform algorithm testing and may be presented …

Preparing for FIPS Validation – Common Pitfalls

Jason Lawlor FIPS 140-2

In this multi-part Lightship Security video tutorial series geared toward vendors who are new to FIPS 140-2, we discuss the “origins” of a cryptographic module and the design requirements for FIPS 140-2 compliance. The tutorial also touches on self-tests and …