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FIPS 140 Validation: Open the Door to the Federal Market

Need FIPS 140 Validated Encryption to Sell to Federal Agencies? Or to Obtain Common Criteria, FedRAMP, or CMMC certification? Learn About Your FIPS 140 Validation Options.

FedRAMP Requirements for Validated Cryptographic Modules

SafeLogic and Coalfire published a joint whitepaper addressing FedRAMP dependencies on FIPS 140 validation.

Addressing the Encryption Requirements of the Common Criteria Protection Profiles for Mobility

This whitepaper discusses how CryptoComply can help vendors meet the Mobile Device Protection Profile (MDPP) and the Mobile Device Management Protection Profile (MDMPP).

NIST 800-171 Requirements for Validated Cryptographic Modules

SafeLogic and Kratos Defense collaborated to assemble the authoritative guide to encryption prerequisites for NIST 800-171, and by extension, CMMC.

On Demand - Crypto for Constrained Devices: A Talk with Whitfield Diffie

RSA Conference 2014 featured a fireside talk, hosted by SafeLogic founder Ray Potter with advisor Whit Diffie.

‘FIPS Inside’ – A Strategic Advantage for FIPS 140 Validation

Despite the FUD published by consultants and testing labs that are in favor of wider project scopes, higher pricetags, and shorter shelf-lives, ‘FIPS Inside’ can be a huge win for vendors and is explained in this paper.

Top 10 Reasons to Choose SafeLogic Over Open Source

We assembled the most popular reasons reported by our customers for selecting SafeLogic’s encryption modules rather than their open source counterparts.

SlideShare – Amped for FedRAMP

This deck was developed alongside Intel Security for MISTI’s Cloud Security World 2015, explaining the FedRAMP program and the role of validated encryption for Cloud providers.

On Demand - FIPS 140: On the Precipice of Irrelevance?

In 2020, the International Cryptographic Module Conference (ICMC) went fully virtual. SafeLogic founder Ray Potter embraced the format with a presentation challenging the status quo.

Champion Research Infographic on the FIPS 140 Queue

SafeLogic worked with Champion Research on a survey to shed light on the real-life experiences in the FIPS 140 validation process.

SlideShare – Don't Touch That Dial: How Smart Thermostats Have Made Us Vulnerable

SafeLogic Founder Ray Potter's slide deck from the 2015 RSA Conference, speaking alongside researcher Yier Jin about IoT vulnerabilities.

Chapters 3 and 4 from FIPS 140 Demystified: An Introductory Guide for Vendors

Written by SafeLogic co-founders Wes Higaki and Ray Potter. This book is available on

HIPAA Requirements for Encryption

This whitepaper describes the role of encryption in HIPAA regulation and discusses the advantages of CryptoComply in context.

FISMA Requirements for Validated Cryptographic Modules

This whitepaper explores the relationship between CryptoComply and FISMA. Download to see the mapping of CryptoComply features to FISMA / SP 800-53 security controls.

SlideShare – Unsafe Harbor: Will Your Encryption Weather the Storm?

The (ISC)2 Security Congress featured discussion on healthcare data security and encryption by SafeLogic's founder.

On Demand - Certification Hurdles on the Road to U.S. Federal Contracts

SafeLogic's VP of Communications, Walt Paley, presented key compliance information for vendors new to the Public Sector on a webinar for AFCEA Silicon Valley Chapter.