NIAP: U.S. Government Approved Protection Profile - Extended Package for Secure Shell (SSH)

Short Name: pp_ssh_ep_v1.0

Technology Type: Remote Access

CC Version: 3.1

Date: 19 February 2016

Conformance Claim: None



Secure Shell (SSH) is a protocol for secure remote login and other secure network services over an untrusted network. SSH software can act as a client, server, or both. This EP describes the extended security functionality of SSH in terms of [CC]. This EP can extend the Protection Profiles for Application Software, General-Purpose Operating Systems, or Mobile Device Management. It is expected that the content of this EP will be appropriately combined with the base PP to include selectionbased requirements in accordance with the selections and/or assignments made, and any optional and/or objective components.

Assigned to the following Validated Products

Related Technical Decisions

  • 0313 – Correction to Algorithm Selection in FCS_SSHS_EXT.1.4
  • 0240 – FCS_COP.1.1(1) Platform provided crypto for encryption/decryption

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