Planning Ahead: Certificate Maintenance (U32c)
Not all FIPS re-validations are the same. Going through a re-validation to maintain a FIPS certificate due to module changes, such as bug fixes, software updates, hardware changes or even re-branding, or reinstating an expired certificate can be a strenuous task. However, understanding the different re-validation scenarios, requirements, processes, and costs could cut down the required effort and help to make better decisions. This presentation will cover the different scenarios, requirements and expectations. It will also provide tips and guidelines to help develop useful re-validation processes.