In accordance with the notification requirements stipulated in item 12 of Annex № 4 to the Statute “On importation and exportation of encryption (cryptographic) items implemented in the customs territory of the Eurasian Economic Union”, Western Digital Technologies, Inc. or its affiliates (“WDT” or “we”) hereby publishes the following information regarding its SSD products (including memory cards, wireless memory, mobile flash drives, USB storage devices and other solid state drives):
a) WDT confirms that its SanDisk® products will be generally available to the public by being sold, without restriction, from stock at retail selling points by means of any of the following:
Mail order transactions;
Telephone call transactions.
b) We confirm that the encryption (cryptographic) functionality of our SSD products cannot be easily changed by the user;
c) We confirm that our SSD products are designed for installation by the user and can be used without further substantial support of the supplier.
Technical documentation for our SSD products is accessible and will be provided by the manufacturer or its authorized agent, upon request, to the appropriate coordinating authority in the importer's country in order to ascertain compliance with conditions described in item 12 of Annex № 4 to the Statute “On importation and exportation of encryption (cryptographic) items implemented in the customs territory of the Eurasian Economic Union”.
SanDisk SSD products contain encryption (cryptographic) items in the form of Marvell Controllers that use AES encryption algorithm, which complies with the AES standard as described in the FIPS-197 and NIST SP 800-38a document, and IEEE 1619 standard. Available key sizes include 128, 192 and 256 bits.
Links related to the cryptographic functionality of SanDisk SSD products on the Internet:
Contact details of authorized persons who can provide technical documentation for SanDisk SSD products:
a) US contact: Greg Stein
b) Russia contact: Alex Born
Title: National / Strategic Account Manager
Telephone: +7 (912) 232-87-77