News and Events
Common Criteria Users Forum.
The Common Criteria Users Forum (CCUF) mission is to provide a voice and communications channel amongst the CC community including the vendors, consultants, testing laboratories, Common Criteria organizational committees, national schemes, policy makers, and other interested parties.
The CCUF web page is located at: http://www.ccusersforum.org.
CCRA Management Committee Vision statement for the future direction of the application of the CC and the CCRA
The CCRA Management Committee (CCMC) has at the meeting in Paris, September 17 2012, agreed on a Vision Statement for the future direction of the application of the CC and the CCRA.
6th Newsletter for the 13th ICCC now available!
The 6th Newsletter for the 13th ICCC is now available from the 13th ICCC website. Please visit http://www.iccc2012paris.com/en/downloads to download the newsletter.
May Newsletter for the ICCC 2012 in Paris now available.
The May edition of the ICCC 2012 in Paris is now available. Click here to read this paper online.
ICCC2012 Newsletter available.
From the chairman of the French Scheme:
"I am pleased to inform you that the ICCC 2012 organisation committee has issued the first Newsletter for ICCC 2012. You can retrieve it from the ICCC 2012 website at http://www.iccc2012paris.com/en/downloads."
CCDB Request For Comments
As announced at the last ICCC, the CCDB is trialing a process of requesting comments on selected items. This document, Characterizing Attacks to Fingerprint Verification Mechanisms is the first example of the use of this process. The document will be discussed by the CCDB at their meeting on 20/21 March and comments, via your national CC schemes, before that date are therefore welcomed.
At the CCDB meeting in March 2012, the topic of requesting comments for this document was discussed. All agreed to extend the comment date to 1 Sept 2012. It will be added to the CCDB agenda at the Sept 2012 meeting.
13th International Common Criteria Conference
The 13th International Common Criteria Conference will take place from 18 - 20 September 2012 in Paris, France.
Malaysia accepted as Certificate Authorizing Scheme
With this new incorporation, 15 Certificate Authorizing Schemes operate under the CCRA.
ICCC 12 Abstract Submissions Being Accepted
The due date for abstract submissions for the 2011 ICCC is 31 May 2011. Submit your abstract at http://12iccc.cybersecurity.my/papers.html.
Turkey accepted as Certificate Authorizing Scheme
With this new incorporation, 14 Certificate Authorizing Schemes operate under the CCRA.
Regarding the application of CC by non-members of the CCRA
“The Management Committee of the Common Criteria Recognition Arrangement is aware that there are Common Criteria evaluation- and certification schemes established by countries who are not participants of the Arrangement.
The MC members share information about this development and discuss any potential consequences this has for their respective governments and other stake holders of the CCRA.
The governments of respective CCRA participant are informed about the result of these discussions and each government may act as it deem appropriate, which may include bi-lateral and/or multilateral dialogue.
The participants of the CCRA continues to share the original objectives of the arrangement and note that CCRA is open for new applications for membership.”
The Common Criteria Portal is under transition to a new management team. All previous user functionality should be available as they were previously, with some initial modifications to improve functionality. If you experience any issues, please contact us and include the page(s) on which you experienced the issue(s), your web browser name and version, and your contact information. We will correct the problem as soon as possible and reply back.
Italy accepted as Certificate Authorizing Scheme
With this new incorporation, 13 Certificate Authorizing Schemes operate under the CCRA.
New release 3 of the CC/CEM v3.1!
Release 3 of the CC/CEM v3.1 is now available.
New guides on transition to CC v3.1 and developer documentation!
New guides on transition to CC v3.1 and developer documentation are now available