[3.24] - Mar 16, 2021

Fortanix Self-Defending KMS 3.24 release comes with some quality enhancements and improvements.

1. Quality Enhancements / Updates

Fortanix Self-Defending KMS 3.24 release includes Kubernetes (K8s) upgrade from 1.8 K8s to 1.10 K8s version.

NOTE
Fortanix Self-Defending KMS will require every Customer to upgrade to the 3.24 version before performing any future upgrades greater than 3.24.

 

WARNING
After upgrading to Fortanix Self-Defending KMS 3.24 version, the system cannot be downgraded to a previous version. It is highly recommended that a backup of the system be created before the system is upgraded. Contact Fortanix Support for further assistance.

2. Fortanix Self-Defending KMS Performance Statistics

2.1 Series 1

Key Types and Operations Throughput (Operations/second per 3-node cluster)
AES 128: CBC Encryption/Decryption

3986/3656

AES 128 Key Generation

1198

AES 128: Format Preserving Encryption

2162

AES 256: CBC Encryption/Decryption

3885/3886

AES 256: GCM Encryption/Decryption

3966/3951

   
RSA 2048 Encryption/Decryption

3190/718

RSA 2048 Key Generation

28

RSA 2048 Sign/Verify

820/3144

EC NISTP256 Sign/Verify

658/355

   
Self-Defending KMS Plugin (Hello world plugin)

2109 (invocations/second)

2.2 Series 2

Key Types and Operations Throughput (Operations/second per 3-node cluster)
AES 128: CBC Encryption/Decryption

5319/5056

AES 128 Key Generation

1494

AES 128: Format Preserving Encryption

2440

AES 256: CBC Encryption/Decryption

5228/5224

AES 256: GCM Encryption/Decryption

5205/5216

   
RSA 2048 Encryption/Decryption

4603/1227

RSA 2048 Key Generation

49

RSA 2048 Sign/Verify

1224/4430

EC NISTP256 Sign/Verify

673/359

   
Self-Defending KMS Plugin (Hello world plugin)

2654 (invocations/second)

 

3. Installation

NOTE
Please work with Fortanix Support support@fortanix.com for the Fortanix Self-Defending KMS 3.24 upgrade.

To download the DSM SGX (on-prem/Azure) and Software (AWS/Azure/VMWare) packages, click here.

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