FortiGate
FortiGate Next Generation Firewall utilizes purpose-built security processors and threat intelligence security services from FortiGuard labs to deliver top-rated protection and high performance, including encrypted traffic.
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Description
This article describes how to enable FIPS-CC mode on FortiGate.

Only certain versions and model are FIPS-CC certified.
Browse to support.fortinet.com/Download/FirmwareImages.aspx for the FIPS-CC-Certified images.

Enable on non-FIPS-CC certified version but it does not guarantee compliance.


Solution
To enable FIPS-CC mode, configure it via a console connection.
It is not supported via GUI or SSH.

From GUI:



 
 
Using console connection.