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 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.