EdgeLock® A5000 Plug & Trust Secure Authenticator: Authentication Made Secure, Scalable and Easy

EDGELOCK-A5000

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EdgeLock A5000 Middleware Diagram

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Features

Advanced Security

  • Certified Common Criteria (CC) EAL 6+ based HW with dedicated authentication software
  • Secured flash user memory up to 8 kB
  • Secure binding with host MCU/MPU, and bus encryption
  • Secure credential injection with end-to-end encryption
  • Advanced access control policies to credentials and data stored on chip
  • EdgeLock 2GO enabled for flexible credential customization and over-the-air key management

Cryptographic Algorithms

  • PKI cryptography based on ECC NIST P-256 and P-384
  • ECDSA, ECDH/ECDHE
  • AES and 3DES encryption and decryption
  • AES modes: CBC, CTR, ECB, CCM, GCM
  • HMAC, CMAC, GMAC, SHA-256/384
  • HKDF, PRF (TLS-PSK)
  • TRNG compliant to NIST SP800-90B
  • DRBG compliant to NIST SP800-90A
  • Qi 1.3 wireless charging authentication

Communication

  • I2C target (up to fast speed mode, 1 Mbit/s)

Key Features

  • Plug & Trust for fast and easy design-in with dedicated product support package for authentication
  • Ready-to-use example codes for authentication use cases
  • Turnkey solution to reach system-level security with any MCU/MPU without the need to write security code or handle critical key material
  • Supports compliance to many authentication security standards like DLMS/COSEM, Qi 1.3 and ISO15118-2
  • Trust anchor for authentication devices with secure credential injection at hardware level

Package

  • Small and very thin HXQFN20 package particularly suited for space limited applications (3 mm x 3 mm x 0.33 mm)

Temperature

  • Extended temperature range (-40 to +105 °C)

Product Programs

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Certified EdgeLock Assurance

Certified EdgeLock Assurance is the mark of security by design. An independent lab has certified the security of this product, which is designed to comply with industry standards.

Certifications

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Common Criteria EAL 6+ Certification

Common Criteria EAL 6+ certified up to OS level.

Resources

IoT Security Use Cases

From sensor data protection in industrial plants, secure Wi-Fi connections in smart homes to controlled access to industrial networks - trust NXP’s EdgeLock SE050 to help secure your application.

EdgeLock 2GO

If you are looking for options to provision the EdgeLock SE050 or onboard your IoT device to the cloud, checkout NXP’s secure and flexible EdgeLock 2GO IoT service platform.

Software on GitHub

The GitHub software packages are derivatives of the full Plug & Trust middleware package for specific use cases. For development purposes still look at the full package as well as it contains large amounts of examples, tools and additional documentation.

Documentation

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Software

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Note: For better experience, software downloads are recommended on desktop.

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