The EWA-Canada IT Security Evaluation & Test Facility (ITSET) provides a full complement of capabilities that support all facets of the FIPS 140-2 process. Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 140-2 specifies the security requirements which must be met in order for products to be validated under the Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP). The CMVP is a joint program between the US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC). These two organizations oversee the validation of products and/or cryptographic modules to the FIPS 140-2 standard.
For vendors, a successful FIPS 140-2 can be validation can be essential to selling their products in US and international markets:
Achieving validation under FIPS 140-2 can be a challenging undertaking. Selecting an experienced, accredited testing facility can play a key role in ensuring your endeavors are successful, on time and on budget. The EWA-Canada 's capabilities that support all facets of the FIPS 140-2 include.
For a list of some of our clients that have certified or are certifying their products through EWA-Canada's labs follow this link.
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