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VA Technical Reference Model v 24.4

Hypertext Transfer Protocol Blackbox (HTTPBlackbox) .NET Edition
Hypertext Transfer Protocol Blackbox (HTTPBlackbox) .NET Edition Technology

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Technologies must be operated and maintained in accordance with Federal and Department security and privacy policies and guidelines. More information on the proper use of the TRM can be found on the TRM Proper Use Tab/Section.

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Description: Hypertext Transfer Protocol Blackbox (HTTPBlackbox) NET Edition allows developers to implement security features on their applications to protect binary data, files, emails, and documents through the use of application-algorithms, Digital Signature Standard (DSS) and Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP). HTTPBlackbox can be used over a plain channel or using an encrypted Transport Layer Security (TLS) Protocol. This software also aids in creating HTTP servers and handles incoming connections. HTTPBlackbox includes the implementation of WebSocket Protocol, and includes building components for TLS transport.

This software is available in several editions with numerous package options. This entry only applies to HTTPBlackbox .NET Edition.

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Technology/Standard Usage Requirements: Users must ensure their use of this technology/standard is consistent with VA policies and standards, including, but not limited to, VA Handbooks 6102 and 6500; VA Directives 6004, 6513, and 6517; and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) standards, including Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS). Users must ensure sensitive data is properly protected in compliance with all VA regulations. Prior to use of this technology, users should check with their supervisor, Information Security Officer (ISO), Facility Chief Information Officer (CIO), or local Office of Information and Technology (OI&T) representative to ensure that all actions are consistent with current VA policies and procedures prior to implementation.
Section 508 Information: This technology has not been assessed by the Section 508 Office. The Implementer of this technology has the responsibility to ensure the version deployed is 508-compliant. Section 508 compliance may be reviewed by the Section 508 Office and appropriate remedial action required if necessary. For additional information or assistance regarding Section 508, please contact the Section 508 Office at
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Decision Source: TRM Mgmt Group
Decision Process: One-VA TRM v20.4
Decision Date: 04/30/2020 at 14:27:51 UTC
Aliases: HTTPBlackbox
Introduced By: TRM Request
Vendor Name: SecureBlackbox
- The information contained on this page is accurate as of the Decision Date (04/30/2020 at 14:27:51 UTC).