Still celebrating National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

Cisco Aironet 1250 FIPS 140-2  Compliant?

Posted on 2012-04-04
3
Medium Priority
?
708 Views
Last Modified: 2012-04-05
I am doing some testing on a Cisco Aironet 1250 and need to be sure it is FIPS 140-2 compliant and to what level. I see some references on the Cisco web site, but am not sure I am seeing the correct information.  Can an expert point me to a link which shows if this device is FIPS  140-2 compliant?

Product/Model Number: AIR-AP1252AG-A-K9  
 Top Assembly Serial Number: FTX1537900R  
 System Software Filename: c1250-k9w7-tar.124-10b.JDA3  
 System Software Version: 12.4(10b)JDA3  
 Bootloader Version: 12.4(18a)JA1
0
Comment
Question by:banjo1960
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 15

Expert Comment

by:Nayyar HH (CCIE RS)
ID: 37806538
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:banjo1960
ID: 37806703
Thanks for the quick  response. I see 2 items on that page that reference the AP1252 but the software versions are something like 7.x,  It appears mine is 12.4.  Are these totally different operating systems?  So do you think my unit is on the list based on the versions of software?

Thanks!
0
 
LVL 15

Accepted Solution

by:
Nayyar HH (CCIE RS) earned 2000 total points
ID: 37806815
I believe the link refers Light-weight APs Only - Yours is an Autonomous AP

Best to Call Cisco to confirm the Autonomous AP's aren't FIPS certified - from the list they dont look to be

Although you can convert Autonomous to Light-weight AP's (but would need a Wireless LAN Controller) again a question for Cisco - Will conversion process break certification?
0

Featured Post

Free learning courses: Active Directory Deep Dive

Get a firm grasp on your IT environment when you learn Active Directory best practices with Veeam! Watch all, or choose any amount, of this three-part webinar series to improve your skills. From the basics to virtualization and backup, we got you covered.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Check out what's been happening in the Experts Exchange community.
A new hacking trick has emerged leveraging your own helpdesk or support ticketing tools as an easy way to distribute malware.
This Micro Tutorial will show you how to maximize your wireless card to its maximum capability. This will be demonstrated using Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless-N 2230 wireless card on Windows 8 operating system.
Email security requires an ever evolving service that stays up to date with counter-evolving threats. The Email Laundry perform Research and Development to ensure their email security service evolves faster than cyber criminals. We apply our Threat…

661 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question