Tag Archives: fips

  1. CMUF update from the CMVP

    Hi Everyone, Some important updates the recent Cryptographic Module User Forum (CMUF) Meeting for March 2017. The joint CMVP leads Jennifer Cawthra (NIST) and Carolyn French (CSE) shared some important updates to the Implementation Under Test (IUT) and Modules In Process Listing (MIP) processes. They also discussed the recent move of modules to the Historical Read More…

  2. OpenSSL + FIPS… here to stay!

    If you follow the developments in OpenSSL (who doesn’t?!?!) you would have seen the BIG NEWS posted by Steve Marquess regarding the next round of FIPS validation of OpenSSL’s FIPS Object module! This is indeed an exciting moment for all of us here at Acumen Security! We are honored to be part of this team Read More…

  3. Heartbleed and certifications

    Before we go any further let me clarify that this is not just another heartbleed post. If you are interested in details there is plenty of information available here, here, and here. More importantly if you want to know whether your webserver/website is vulnerable you can test it here or on your webserver you can Read More…