Certified Product: Force10 Networks FTOS 7.8 for C-Series Switches, S-Series Switches and E-Series Switch/Routers

Force10 Networks Incorporated
350 Holger Way
Seattle WA, 98104
San Jose, CA, 95134-1370
Phone: +1 703-468-0954
Fax: +1 928-484-5734

The Force10 Networks FTOS 7.8 for C-Series Switches, S-Series Switches and E-Series Switch/Routers (hereafter referred to as FTOS 7.8) was the subject of a Common Criteria evaluation performed by the Common Criteria Evaluation Facility at EWA-Canada, Ottawa, Canada. The evaluation was completed in August 2009.

The evaluation of the FTOS 7.8 determined that this Information Technology (IT) product can be trusted to an Evaluation Assurance Level (EAL) 2 to conform to the requirements of the associated security target.

FTOS 7.8 is a software application that provides switching and routing functionality for enterprise and service provider network infrastructure along with the security and management functions necessary to install, configure, operate and maintain the switching/routing functionality.

The evaluated configuration comprises FTOS version running on C-Series switches, S-Series switches and E-Series switch/routers. Only the FTOS software application was subject to the Common Criteria evaluation. The underlying hardware appliances form part of the operational environment.

The scope of this evaluation is defined by the security target, which identifies assumptions made during the evaluation, the intended environment for the FTOS 7.8, the IT security requirements to be met and the level of confidence (evaluation assurance level) to which it is asserted that the FTOS 7.8 satisfies its IT security requirements.

Consumers are advised to carefully review the certification report to gain an understanding of the security functionality, the evaluated configuration, and the intended operating environment for the FTOS 7.8.

Product Type: Network and Network related Devices and Systems

Security Target: PDF (450KB)* Accessibility Notice * Official Languages Notice

Certification Report: HTML | PDF (101KB)

Certificate of Evaluation: HTML | PDF (152KB)