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NCSC

Abbreviation for:
National Care Standards Commission (transferred to Care Quality Commission, see there)
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0 achieved Common Criteria certification through Electronic Warfare Associates C Canada, Ltd.
Red Hat's Data Services Platform, MetaMatrix, is the latest Red Hat solution to meet the stringent requirements for Common Criteria -- the JBoss Enterprise Application Platform received its certification in July 2009.
Through its support of Common Criteria guidelines, Blancco continues its commitment to delivering advanced data erasure for the widest range of hardware in the industry.
Common Criteria is a set of internationally approved criteria for evaluating and certifying the information security of IT products and information systems, and is currently recognised in 25 countries.
In the hardware security market Common Criteria certification is becoming a regulatory requirement in a number of areas, especially in the government and military arena, as well as the market for the provision of qualified certificates.
recognized products evaluated under the international Common Criteria Recognition Arrangement (CCRA).
We recognize the criticality of the Common Criteria evaluation to many of these organizations, and take great pride in maintaining this certification to best serve their unique security needs and play our part in defending nations' critical infrastructure.
Cox continues, "One of the biggest benefits to customers is that Common Criteria EAL4 certification assures them that the product in question has undergone a rigorous independent vulnerability analysis and penetration testing.
To facilitate prompt completion of the Common Criteria certification, Verdasys partnered with Corsec Security, Inc.
Certification is granted when a Common Criteria testing laboratory, such as EWA Canada, determines that a product meets a defined measure of security.
SGI (NYSE:SGI) has announced that the National Information Assurance Partnership's (NIAP) Common Criteria Evaluation and Validation Scheme (CCEVS) has successfully evaluated and validated the SGI Trusted IRIX 6.
Under the auspices of the National Information Assurance Partnership (NIAP), NIST and the National Security Agency announced the approval of the first four accredited IT security testing laboratories under the Common Criteria Evaluation and Validation Scheme (CCEVS).