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Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP) Security Policy Requirements



David Hawes, Alexander Calis, Roy Crombie


NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-140Br1 is to be used in conjunction with ISO/IEC 19790 Annex B and ISO/IEC 24759 Section 6.14. This Special Publication modifies only those requirements identified in this document. NIST SP 800-140Br1 also specifies the content of the information required in ISO/IEC 19790 Annex B. As a validation authority, the Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP) may modify, add, or delete Vendor Evidence (VE) and/or Test Evidence (TE) specified under paragraph 6.14 of the ISO/IEC 24759 and specify the order of the security policy as stated in ISO/IEC 19790:2012 B.1.
Special Publication (NIST SP) - 800-140Br1
Report Number


CMVP, Security Policy


Hawes, D. , Calis, A. and Crombie, R. (2023), Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP) Security Policy Requirements, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online],, (Accessed July 23, 2024)


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Created November 17, 2023