Bug ID 1060269: Safenet NetHSM client library leaking socket FDs.

Last Modified: Jan 24, 2022

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP All(all modules)

Opened: Nov 08, 2021
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

Pkcs11d is getting " CKR_DEVICE_ERROR " when calling C_GetTokenInfo(). And it(pkcs11d) keep on getting the error and not able to reconnect back.

Impact

Pkcs11d is not able to communicate to the external safenet HSM. This impacts traffic processing with the keys stored in external HSM.

Conditions

Conditions are unknown as it is happening in the vendor's library.

Workaround

Restart pkcs11d.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change