The Common Criteria consists of 25 member countries which are represented through ministries and standardization institutes. Together, the members arrange testing processes and minimum standards for various IT products.
The international recognition of collaboration prevents products which do not fulfil certain standards, or which are certified multiple times in different countries, from reaching the market.
Common Criteria Testing Process:
Description of the protection profile and security standards for the product
Setting up a catalogue of function requirements
Listing the collective requirements for product checking