Bug ID 1033377: Imported PKCS12 SSL certificates may be lost after reboot

Last Modified: Feb 14, 2024

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP TMOS(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
15.1.1, 15.1.2,, 15.1.3,, 15.1.4,, 15.1.5,, 15.1.6,, 15.1.7, 15.1.8,,, 15.1.9,, 15.1.10,,, 16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2,,, 16.1.3,,,,,, 16.1.4,,

Opened: Jul 13, 2021

Severity: 4-Minor


Rebooting a BIG-IP system or restarting core system components after importing a SSL certificate from a PKCS12 file may cause the newly imported certificate to become lost.


Potential for SSL traffic disruption after certificate is lost.


PKCS12 file imported from the GUI (System->Certificate Management->Traffic Certificate Management->SSL Certificate List->Import)


Perform the config save command manually from the tmsh utility: tmsh save / sys config partitions all or if accessing tmsh directly: save /sys config partitions all

Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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