Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023
BIG-IP Install/Upgrade, TMOS
Opened: May 13, 2022 Severity: 3-Major
Upgrade from BIG-IP 16.1.3 to BIG-IP 17.0 does not work when FIPS mode is enabled. Error displayed in console: 01070911:3: The requested integer (2) is out of range (0 - 1) for fipscipherversion in httpd (/Common/httpd) Unexpected Error: Loading configuration process failed.
Upgrade from version 16.1.3 to version 17.0 fails when FIPS enabled.
- BIG-IP 16.1.3 - FIPS 140-3 license is installed on BIG-IP 16.1.3 or its a FullBoxFIPS device. When FIPS 140-3 is enabled in BIG-IP 16.1.3 then the upgrade to version 17.0 will fail.
Disable the FIPS 140-3 license and then perform the upgrade.