HGSDV

Product type: Data Protection
Product Status: Archived
Assurance Level: High Assurance

Version: (where 'nn' is the size of the hard disk drive in gigabytes and 's' indicates solid state disk option)
SDV182A
Part Number - SDV182A03MW3-nn-104
Part Number - SDV182A03MW3-nnn-105
Model Number - LS100

Product Details

Product Description

Certification Country: AUSTRALIA (2007)
Certification Method: High Assurance
Crypt Evaluation: Completed
Evaluation Facility: HG
Manufacturer/Vendor/Distributor: Secure Systems

Secure Systems

Australia
Website: http://www.securesystems.com.au

Documents

Other - Hardening Guide 2009
Consumer Guide

The High Grade Silicon Data Vault (HGSDV) is a hardware-based hard disk drive encryption product that can be used to reduce the classification and storage requirements of classified data at rest. Data protection is provided by the AES-128 cryptographic algorithm. To log in to a laptop containing a HGSDV a user must provide two factors of authentication, a password and an appropriate CD token.

In accordance with Australian Government policy, the HGSDV has been found suitable to allow:

  • SECRET data to be stored and handled as UNCLASSIFIED FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY data;
  • CONFIDENTIAL and PROTECTED data to be stored and handled as UNCLASSIFIED data;

when the HGSDV is not powered up.

Note: The HGSDV will not reduce the storage and handling requirements of TOP SECRET data.