ConnorE 2014Summary Panel Discussion–FIPS and Common Criteria–How They Play Together (P34a) Erin Connor joined EWA-Canada, a company that specializes in IT Security Engineering Services, in 1994. Since 2000, Erin has been working on evaluations of a wide variety of products providing security and other services in network and stand-alone environments. Erin is a Director at EWA-Canada with responsibility for EWA-Canada’s Information Technology Security Evaluation & Testing Facility, which includes a Common Criteria Test Lab, a Cryptographic Module Test Lab that carries out validation testing of cryptographic products to FIPS 140-2 and ISO/IEC 19790, a Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Test Lab that tests configuration assessment and auditing products to SCAP program requirements, and a Payment Assurance lab that certifies Point-of-Sale devices and Hardware Security Modules to Payment Card Industry and Australian Payments Clearing Association standards. Erin previously enjoyed a successful 20-year career as an engineer in the Royal Canadian Navy.