ProtectServer HSM 5.4

Product Documentation

The 5.4 release was introduced in August 2017 and last revised in March 2019. It includes new client software, appliance software, and HSM firmware. It works with the Network (PSE2+ and PSE2) and PCIe HSMs.

Release 5.4 software and firmware versions
Client software 5.4
Appliance software (Network HSMs only) 5.4
HSM firmware

5.01.02 (FIPS-validated)

New Features and Enhancements

>Introduction of the ProtectServer Network HSM Plus

>Audit logging

>Multiple custom FMs

>Appliance root access removed

>Windows Server 2016 support

>Milenage algorithm support

>BIP32 algorithm and secp256k1 named curve support

>Appliance factory reset using PSESH

>New SMS mode ADH2 uses SHA-512

>Automatic log rotation on Network HSM

>Lockout after three failed remote login attempts

Release Documentation

>User Documentation

>Release Notes

Related Documents

>Secure Package Update Patch Technical Note

>5.4.1 Windows Installer Update Instructions