IT security product testing and accreditation

Comprehensive services from a global security leader

CGI offers comprehensive software and system auditing, testing, evaluation and certification services to IT security product vendors worldwide. We provide expert services for Common Criteria, the internationally recognized information assurance process from our independent facilities in Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States.

All of our facilities are backed by the experience and resources of a global IT services company with 74,000 professionals operating in more than 40 countries and follow CGI’s ISO 9001 quality standards. CGI’s key testing and accreditation services include:

  • Common Criteria evaluations 
  • Common Criteria consulting
  • FIPS 140-2 validation services for cryptographic modules
  • Common Criteria and FIPS 140-2 gap analysis workshops
  • Vulnerability assessment
  • Penetration testing
  • Assurance continuity

Clients choose CGI because of our deep experience with Protection Profile-based evaluations which are recognized internationally for being highly effective. We also provide global scale and are known for our client commitment and technical depth. We view product certifications as a long-term partnership with our clients, not just as a one-time project. We engage early to find the right approach to meet your business objectives and certification requirements.

Additional features and benefits of our services include:

  • Time zone proximity to local markets
  • Firm-fixed pricing providing cost certainty
  • Turn-key certification services including full consultancy capabilities from CGI and our trusted partner network
  • Technical reach-back capability in which hundreds of local CGI security professionals can be leveraged to drive further efficiencies
  • Flexible testing to find the most efficient, cost-effective approach for each client (e.g., remote vs. onsite)
  • Dedicated project manager providing a schedule, plan and stakeholder updates
  • Proven methodology with an available workshop to quickly identify potential gaps

Contact CGI’s IT security laboratory