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What does CMV stand for?

CMV stands for Cryptographic Module Validation (NIST)

This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Military and Government
  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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This service uses software that is certified through the Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP), a program jointly operated by the United States Government's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).
26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Centrify Corporation, the leading provider of security and compliance solutions that centrally control, secure and audit access to cross-platform systems and applications using Active Directory, today announced that its Centrify Suite security and compliance solution has been awarded the Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) 140-2 Level 1 validation from the Cryptographic Module Validation Program, a joint effort between the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the Communications Security Establishment (CSE) of the Government of Canada.
The early adoption of AES is perhaps more remarkable because, prior to the approval of FIPS 197, AES algorithm testing was not available through NIST's Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP), a program for assurance testing of cryptographic modules jointly operated by NIST and the Canadian Government Communications Security Establishment.
The Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP), headed by NIST, provides module and algorithm testing for FIPS 140-2, which applies to Federal agencies using validated cryptographic modules to protect sensitive government data in computer and telecommunication systems.