ViaSat Inc

Secure Network Connectivity Solutions & IFF Mode 5 Encryptor Devices for Military & Government UAVs & Unmanned Systems

United States of America
ViaSat Inc
Secure Network Connectivity Solutions & IFF Mode 5 Encryptor Devices for Military & Government UAVs & Unmanned Systems
6155 El Camino Real, Carlsbad, CA 92009 United States of America Regional offices
+1 (844) 702-3199

Viasat is a leading developer of secure connectivity solutions for military and government UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) and unmanned systems. As a global communications company, we power millions of fast, resilient connections for military forces around the world in the air, on the ground, and at sea, striving to reach every warfighter, platform, and node in the battlespace.

secure connectivity solutions for military and government UAVsWe have developed a range of network and IFF Mode 5 encryptor devices that are designed to ensure the highest level of security for mission-critical UAVs even at the tactical edge. These cutting-edge certified solutions protect classified data and communications up to Top Secret level, and are designed to withstand the harshest of battlefield operating conditions.

Our products have been incorporated into a wide variety of fixed-wing, rotary-wing, vehicular and UAV platforms.

Secure Inline Network Encryptors

KG-250XS

Ultra-compact inline network encryptor with 200 Mbps throughput

ultra-compact Inline Network EncryptorThe KG-250XS is an ultra-compact Inline Network Encryptor (INE) designed to provide secure IP encryption for up to TS/SCI communications. The NSA-Certified Type 1 HAIPE delivers over 200 Mbps aggregate, asymmetric throughput that can be split according to specific mission requirements, and is ideal for tactical UAVs as well as dismounted and mobile applications.

The rugged MIL-STD-810-compliant device features a field-proven software-upgradeable design, allowing it to keep pace with rapidly evolving cybersecurity requirements without the need for hardware changes. The KG-250XS provides Advanced Cryptographic Capabilities (ACC), is Over-The-Network Keying (OTNK) Key Management Infrastructure (KMI) Aware, and is Personal Data Encryption (PDE)-enabled.

More info: KG-250XS ultra-compact Inline Network Encryptor (INE)

KG-250X

Low-SWaP copper or fiber inline network encryptor with 200 Mbps throughput

Low-SWaP inline network encryptorThe KG-250X is a low-SWaP NSA-certified Type 1 Inline Network Encryptor (INE) designed to provide secure IP encryption for up to TS/SCI communications. Delivering up to 200 Mbps aggregate throughput, it incorporates state-of-the-art cyber defense technologies, including Viasat’s Trusted Cyber Sensor (TCS) network monitoring service.

The rugged device is MIL-STD-810G-compliant and designed to withstand high-altitude airborne environments. It is available with copper-only interfaces or as a variant that allows mixed fiber and copper connectivity.

More info: KG-250X Low-SWaP inline network encryptor

IPS-250X

Non-CCI inline network encryptor with 200 Mbps throughput

Non-CCI inline network encryptorThe IPS-250X is a non-CCI inline network encryptor that provides secure IP communications up to Secret level for warfighters and government agencies with users that may either not have COMSEC accounts or wish to minimize COMSEC logistics and the costs associated with Controlled Cryptographic Items.

The compact and lightweight device is interoperable with CCI HAIPE devices operating in Suite B, and provides 200 Mbps aggregate throughput. The IPS-250X is currently deployed for NATO and Coalition interoperability. Ruggedized to MIL-STD-810G standards and compliant with MIL-STD-1275D and MIL-STD-704F specifications for in-vehicle and airborne equipment, it is ideal for UAV and unmanned systems applications and can be zeroed remotely in leave-behind scenarios.

More info: IPS-250X Non-CCI inline network encryptor

KG-255X

Versatile rugged inline network encryptor with 2 Gbps throughput

Versatile rugged inline network encryptorThe KG-255X is a highly versatile NSA-certified Type 1 Inline Network Encryptor (INE) that can operate either as a Layer 3 HAIPE or Layer 2 EDE, providing secure IP encryption for up to TS/SCI communications and delivering up to 2 Gbps (1 Gbps aggregate) throughput. It supports standard copper interfaces as well as single- and multi-mode fiber SFPs.

The rugged device supports configurations for one-to-one, many-to-one and many-to-many multicast scenarios, improving flexibility and reducing administrative overhead. It is designed to MIL-STD-810G standards and compliant with MIL-STD-1275D and MIL-STD-704F specifications for in-vehicle and airborne equipment.

More info: KG-255X NSA-certified inline network encryptor

Crypto Appliqué for Mode 5 IFF

KIV-79 IFF Mode 5

NSA-certified security for Identification Friend or Foe Mode 5

KIV-79 NSA-certified security for IFF Mode 5The KIV-79 is a low-SWaP (size, weight and power) crypto appliqué module that provides NSA-certified cryptographic capabilities for Mark XIIA Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) Mode 5 transponders. The compact NSA Type 1 product is designed for Secret and below interrogator and transponder functions, and is ideal for a wide range of UAV platforms.

The module is fully programmable and software-upgradeable, and features a field-replaceable battery that offers a lifetime of over 7 years.

More info: KIV-79 NSA-certified security for IFF Mode 5

Regional Offices & Locations
Viasat, Inc. United States of America 6155 El Camino Real, Carlsbad, CA 92009 +1 (844) 702-3199 Contact Website
US Inside Sales United States of America +1 760-476-4755 Contact Office Website
US Inside Sales United States of America +1 888-842-7281 Contact Office Website