You need to know if Symantec Endpoint Encryption(SEE) 8.2.1 and/or Guardian Edge Hard Drive (GEHD) encryption is a validated FIPS 140-1 and/or 140-2 Cryptographic Module.
Yes, both SEE and GEHD are validated FIPS 140-1 and 140-2 Cryptographic Modules.
Here is the link to the NIST Falidated FIPS 140-1 and 140-2
Here is the link to the Certificate.
Here is the details of the Symantec section:
|Cert#||Vendor / CST Lab||Cryptographic Module||
|Level / Description|
350 Ellis St, PO Box 7011
Mountain View, CA 94043
CST Lab: NVLAP 100432-0
(Software Version: 1.0.5)
Validated to FIPS 140-2Security Policy
|Software||12/21/2010||Overall Level: 1
-Operational Environment: Tested as meeting Level 1 with Mac OS X (32-bit and 64-bit); Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit); Windows Vista (32-bit and 64-bit); Windows XP (32-bit and 64-bit); Windows Server 2008 (32-bit and 64-bit) (single-user mode)
-FIPS-approved algorithms: AES (Cert. #1420); HMAC (Cert. #838); SHS (Cert. #1288); RNG (Cert. #777)
-Other algorithms: N/AMulti-chip standalone
"The Encryption Plus Cryptographic Library (EPCL) provides cryptographic services to the Symantec Corporation for Symantec, GuardianEdge, Encryption Anywhere, and Encryption Plus families of data protection products."
NOTE: For information on FIPS Validation and Symantec Endpoint Encryption 11, see article INFO2618.