FIPS 140-2 Workshop

1 day

This course is aimed at development team members who will be involved in a FIPS 140-2 evaluation.

Basic knowledge of FIPS 140-2 standard, a working knowledge of cryptography and supporting functions such as key management is helpful.

Course Goals:
After completing this course, the trainee will have the knowledge and skills to:

  • Understand FIPS 140-2 security requirements for each level
  • Understand testing requirements
  • Understand the required Security Policy content

Course Outline:

  • Introduction and FIPS History
  • Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP)
  • Validation Process
  • Cryptographic Modules
  • FIPS 140-2 Standard Structure
  • Functional Areas
  • Derived Test Requirements (DTR)
  • Cryptographic Algorithm Validation Process
  • Discussion

If you have any questions about the course, please contact
Andreas Fabis
(512) 615-7317