Assuring Quality and Reliability for Streamlined Procurement

At NETSCOUT, we have a long, trusted history of working with government agencies to provide powerful, robust solutions that enable network visibility for the most demanding environments.

Our commitment to certification testing ensures our flagship products meet the high standards of security and reliability required for agency procurement pathways and partners.

Relevant Programs, Agencies, and Approved Product Lists

Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS)

Developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology for use in computer systems by American government agencies and contractors for a variety of purposes including computer security and interoperability.

DoDIN Approved Products

The consolidated list of products that have completed Cybersecurity and Interoperability certification in alignment with The Department of Defense. 

Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation

Products that have undergone Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) product qualifications.

Common Criteria

Created primarily to ensure that evaluations of IT products and protection profiles are performed to high and consistent standards and are seen to contribute significantly to confidence in the security of those products and profiles.

Internet Protocol Version

IPv6r1 identifies devices across the internet using 128-bit addressing to handle packets more efficiently to improve performance and increase security.

Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT)

Assists contracting officials and other buyers with preliminary assessments regarding the availability of commercial “Electronic and Information Technology” products and services with features that support accessibility.

Certification Bodies and Validation Labs

National Institute of Standards and Technology
National Institute of Standards and Technology
UNH InterOperability Laboratory
Common Criteria


Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP) Certificate #4138

  • nGeniusONE
  • InfiniStreamNG
  • OMNIS Cyber Investigator (OCI)
  • nGeniusPULSE
  • Packet Flow Switches
  • Arbor Sightline
  • Arbor Threat Mitigation System (TMS)
  • Arbor Edge Defense (AED) / Availability Protection System (APS)
  • Arbor Enterprise Manager (AED)

Learn More about FIPS 140-2 Non-Proprietary Security Policy

DoDIN Approved Products

Select NETSCOUT as the vendor when searching the online APL.

  • nGeniusONE - Tracking Number (TN) 1826301
  • nGenius Packet Flow Switch - Tracking Number (TN) 2206901
  • nGeniusPULSE - Tracking Number (TN) 2029701


Common Criteria

Network and Network - Related Devices and Systems

  • nGeniusONE® with InfiniStreamNG - 593-LSS
  • nGenius Packet Flow Switch with PFOS - 579-LSS
  • nGeniusPULSE - 504-LSS 

CC Evaluation Facility: Lightship Security

CDM Approved Products

Download the monthly CDM Approved Products List (APL) and filter the Product Manufacturer column by NETSCOUT Systems, Inc. on the Product List Tab. 

  • Arbor
  • nGeniusPULSE
  • Packet Flow Switch (PFS)

IPv6 Testing and Certification

NETSCOUT participates in UNH-IOL accredited testing for both the USGv6 and IPv6 Ready Logo test programs.

Accessibility Conformance Reports

Voluntary Product Accessibility

Version 2.4

  • nGeniusONE (6.x) nGenius for Flows (6.x)
  • nGeniusPULSE
  • Omnis Cyber Intelligence (6.x)
  • NETSCOUT Arbor Edge Defense (AED)
  • NETSCOUT Arbor Enterprise Manager (AEM)
  • NETSCOUT Arbor Sightline (Sightline)
  • NETSCOUT Arbor Threat Mitigation System (TMS)  

Products and version listed above demonstrate compliance with section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. These reports are available upon request.

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