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The process of product certification

 

1. Evaluation contract between the sponsor and developer

  • Evaluation and certification of a product of the assurance level EAL 2 or higher requires the involvement of the developer
  • These evaluations requires that the evaluation company (ITSEF) is given access to technical product documentation that the developer owns

2. Ordering the evaluation

  • The sponsor contacts the evaluation company who will carry out the evaluation
  • Together with the evaluation company, the sponsor provides evidence for the Certification Application

3. Ordering the certification

  • Once the Certification Application with relevant data is completed, the sponsor sends these to CSE
  • CSEC reviews the application and delivers a tender to the sponsor
  • Based on the terms of the tender, the sponsor then orders a certification

4. Product with describtion

  • The developer (or sponsor) delivers the product to the evaluation company
  • For EAL 2 or higher, the developer will deliver evaluation documentation to the evaluation company

5. Evaluation reports

  • The evaluation company carries out the evaluation according to the evaluation methodology and documentation in the certification scheme
  • The results of the activities are documented and reported to CSEC

6. Reviewed reports

  • CSEC monitors the evaluation and conducts independent reviewes of the results of the evaluation
  • The results of the review and monitoring are reported to the evaluation company for eventual measures

7. Certification Report

  • Based on the Final Evaluation Report from the evaluation company, CSEC compiles a Certification Report
  • If the product meets the specified requirements, CSEC issues a certificate

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Published: 2017-09-13 10:31. Changed: 2017-09-13 10:35. Responsible: Show e-mail address.


Common Criteria

CC is an international standard used for independent evaluation of IT security.