Bug ID 1186789: DNSSEC keys stored on an internal FIPS card do not work after upgrading to versions >= 16.x

Last Modified: May 29, 2024

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP DNS, GTM, LTM(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
16.0.0,, 16.0.1,,, 16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2,,, 16.1.3,,,,,, 16.1.4,,,, 17.0.0,,, 17.1.0,,,

Fixed In:

Opened: Nov 07, 2022

Severity: 4-Minor


DNSSEC signatures are not generated after the upgrade.


DNSSEC signing will not work.


DNSSEC key stored on FIPS card; and Upgrade to versions >= 16.x.


Edit bigip_gtm.conf and update the key generation handles to match the first 32-hex characters of the key modulus and then run these commands: # tmsh load sys config gtm-only # bigstart restart gtmd (OR) Before the upgrade, modify the key handle as mentioned above and then reload the config with 'tmsh load sys config gtm-only'

Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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