FIPS Certification Awarded to Network Security Provider
SonicWALL successfully undergoes the rigorous FIPS certification process.
SonicWALL, Inc. announced its Aventail E-Class Secure Remote Access (SRA) solutions, the SRA EX6000 and the SRA EX7000, have earned FIPS 140-2 certification from NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) and CSE (Communications Security Establishment). As reported on PR News Wire, the E-Class SRA appliance hardware and software have been designed to meet current security needs of enterprises and government agencies without the need for additional hardware modules or custom software builds.
"'By achieving FIPS 140-2 Level 2 certification, the E-Class SRA line now joins the Network Security Appliance and TZ Series product lines in meeting the cryptography standard used by governments and industries worldwide,' said Matthew Dieckman, product line manager at SonicWALL. 'SonicWALL is dedicated to meeting demanding government security standards today and tomorrow. We offer our customers hardened security products that are well suited for the industry.'"