Certified Product: McAfee Network Security Platform 7.1 (M-series Sensors)

McAfee Inc.
3965 Freedom Circle
Santa Clara, CA 95054

McAfee Network Security Platform 7.1 (M-Series sensors) (hereafter referred to as McAfee NSP) was the subject of a Common Criteria evaluation performed by the Common Criteria Evaluation Facility at EWA-Canada. The evaluation was completed on 19 July 2013.

The evaluation of McAfee NSP determined that this Information Technology (IT) product can be trusted, to Evaluation Assurance Level (EAL) 2 augmented with ALC_FLR.2, to conform to the requirements of the associated security target.

McAfee NSP  is an Intrusion Detection System (IDS) product that is a combination of network appliances and software built for the detection of intrusions, denial of service (DoS) attacks, distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks and network misuse. McAfee NSP is composed of a family of sensor appliances and a NSP Management platform referred to as NSM. The sensor platforms are stand-alone appliances from McAfee Inc. All other components of the product are software only components that run on Windows.

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

Security Target: PDF (569KB)* Accessibility Notice * Official Languages Notice

Certification Report: HTML | PDF (161KB)

Certificate of Evaluation: HTML | PDF (127KB)