Assess Designs Based on Security Principles

Embed security best practice into your design and gain independent assurance with PSA Certified Level 1. You can mitigate common hacks and give your product the secure foundation connected devices require.

The assessment is carried out through a questionnaire and laboratory review. Certification results in a security audit and evidence-base to showcase your security investment.

Free and Accessible Assessment Resources

The PSA Certified Level 1 assessment questionnaire is freely available to ease development and certification, making security accessible for everyone.

Evidence of Security Due Diligence

World-leading test labs and a certification body grant the certificate, providing evidence of security best practice.

Methodical Curation by Experts Lowers Risk

Contributions from PSA Certified founders provides expertise that significantly lowers the risk when building in security.

Worldwide Adherence to Regulations

PSA Certified Level 1 aligns with regulations and facilitates global applicability of your products. The PSA Certified founders continually review and assess emerging requirements.

PSA Certified Level 1 also aligns with baseline requirements of ETSI EN 303 645, NIST 8259A and Californian State Law SB-327.

RequirementPSA Certified Level 1 version 2.0ETSI EN 303 645NIST 8259ASB-327
Authentication/PasswordXXXX
ConfigurationXX
CryptoXXX
HardeningXXX
LoggingXX
PrivacyXXX
Secure StorageXXX
UpdateXXX
PSA Certified Level 1 is continually developed using 10 security goals, IoT threat models and government regulations.

Certification That is Easy to Consume and Easy to Implement

PSA Certified Level 1 was developed using security expertise from the PSA Certified founding members. Inputs to the questionnaire include; common threats identified from IoT threat models, 10 security goals and industry regulations. These create a concise and comprehensive assessment of security best practice, provided in a composite format, with sections for chip, software and device.

Getting Started

Achieve PSA Certified Level 1 through four simple steps