The PacStar® 413 adapts Engage Black, BlackVault Hardware Security Module (HSM) devices to integrate into PacStar 400-Series compact solutions. The combination creates a rugged small form factor HSM that provides FIPS-140-2 Level 3+ certified crypto key generation, storage, and signing support for use with certificate authorities (CA) while taking advantage of PacStar 400-Series modularity. The PacStar 413 is ideal for forward-deployed secure key management for use in public key infrastructure (PKI) solutions and is designed to follow Commercial Solutions for Classified (CSfC) requirements, supplementing online CAs.
- Secures and integrates BlackVault HSM into PacStar 400-Series solutions
- Integrated power connectors providing power from tactical radio batteries, or power input provided by PacStar 400-Series chassis
- Continuous runtime with hot-swappable batteries
PacStar 413 HSM Sled
The PacStar 413 provides snap-in integration for the BlackVault HSM including:
Physical adaptation of the HSM into the PacStar 400-Series chassis
(1) 10/100 copper RJ-45 Ethernet interface, exposed on the front of the HSM
Integrated smart card reader with card retention device
Supports PacStar 400-Series standard interconnect enabling modules to be 'snapped' together in the field and share power
Locking features front and back, for secure transport
The PacStar 413 is designed to work in conjunction with PacStar 400-Series communications modules serving the tactical and expeditionary communications needs of small teams that deploy worldwide and have secure communication requirements in austere environments. The PacStar 413 enables teams from U.S. DoD, Coalition Forces, Homeland Security, as well as first responders and civilian organizations to easily and securely manage crypto keys.