Preparing for FIPS Validation – Common Pitfalls

Jason LawlorFIPS 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 the concept of FIPS 140-2 “modes of operation” including Approved, non-Approved, and Mixed Modes. Stay tuned for further installments.

Lightship is committed to making certifications faster and easier for vendors.  Talk to us about your FIPS 140-2 implementation requirements so we can help you achieve your certifications at the speed of development.

Jason has been involved in the leadership of different cyber security companies, including being responsible for the accreditation, management and profitable growth of several government-accredited IT security laboratories. Jason drives the Lightship vision of modernizing the product certification landscape.