NIAP Update (R21a)

Diane Hale, NSA NIAP-approved Protection Profiles specify assurance activities intended to verify cryptographic security functionality. This presentation will provide an update of NIAP’s requirements for cryptographic evaluations in the US Common Criteria scheme including NIAP Policy Letter #5 regarding NIAP's use of NIST CAVP/CMVP to satisfy the cryptographic security functionality ...

Understanding Protection Profiles (R21c)

Lachlan Turner, Founder & Principal Consultant, Ark Infosec Labs Inc. In the world of Common Criteria, Protection Profiles are the nexus between all the players in the game of compliance – specifying security requirements and increasingly the methods for assessing compliance. Just like any game, it helps when the players speak a common language. This presentation is a primer for policy ...