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TEMPEST Level I|
EMCON Emanation Control Ltd.|
EMCON®s DeskSaver is a secure TEMPEST desktop KVM switching device that eliminates equipment duplication. The user is able to switch between an EMCON TEMPEST workstation and a commercial CPU processing different levels of information while sharing a single TEMPEST monitor, keyboard and mouse. DeskSaver has been designed and evaluated for trustworthiness to ensure classified information from the secure system will not inadvertently be transmitted to the CPU processing unclassified material. DeskSaver complies with port-to-port isolation characteristics for switches defined in NSTISSAM TEMPEST/2-95, RED/BLACK INSTALLATION GUIDANCE, paragraph 4.3.
Video: HD-15 Connector
Keyboard: D9 connector for TEMPEST keyboard with adapter for PS/2 keyboard
Mouse: D9 connector for TEMPEST mouse with adapter for PS/2 mouse
Power: 110VAC to 6VDC Power Adapter
Optional 220VAC foreign power supplies with European pins style
Port selection buttons
Port ready LED
Port active LED
DeskSaver TC is suitable for use with Microsoft(R) Windows(R) 2000/XP compatible PCs with VGA or higher resolution graphics and PS/2(R) keyboard and mouse. DeskSaver TC was designed and tested with EMCON®s TEMPEST computers. An EMCON TEMPEST CPU video monitor, keyboard and mouse are required to act as the shared components. Any other configuration cannot be designated a TEMPEST certified system without further testing.|