Bug ID 646760: Common Criteria Mode Disrupts Administrative SSH Access

Last Modified: Oct 06, 2020

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
12.1.0, 12.1.0 HF1, 12.1.0 HF2, 12.1.1, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2, 12.1.2

Fixed In:
13.1.0, 12.1.2 HF1

Opened: Feb 22, 2017
Severity: 3-Major


If Common Criteria mode is enabled the administrative SSH interface on BIG-IP may become unavailable.


SSH interface not available, sshd may fail to start.


CC-mode enabled.


There is no workaround at this time.

Fix Information

Correct SSH configuration when in CC mode

Behavior Change