We are pleased to share that ProtectToolkit (PTK) 7.2.1/FW 7.02.01 is now available. This release introduces new operating system platforms and resolves various known issues. We encourage customers to review the full list of updates at Thales Docs. The new client software, firmware, and the appliance image can be downloaded from the Customer Support Portal-KB0027172.
We are also happy to announce that the Firmware Version 7.01.02 for Thales ProtectServer 3 HSMs is now FIPS 140-2 Level 3 validated and this new firmware version has now been appended to the existing validated firmware versions 7.00.01 and 7.01.01 on the CMVP Certificate # 4110. Firmware Version 7.01.02 can be downloaded from the Customer Support Portal – KB0027105.
FIPS 140-2 is an updated Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS). FIPS 140 standards define the security requirements for cryptographic modules, set out by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). To learn more visit the What is FIPS 140-2 and Why Is It Important FAQ.