Bug ID 699979: Support for Safenet Client Software v7.x

Last Modified: Jul 12, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
13.0.0, 13.0.0 HF1, 13.0.0 HF2, 13.0.0 HF3, 13.0.1, 13.1.0,,,,,,,,, 13.1.1,,,

Fixed In:

Opened: Dec 26, 2017

Severity: 3-Major


The BIG-IP system is not compatible with SafeNet v7.x.


No support provided for the SafeNet network HSMs.


Attempting to use a BIG-IP system with the Safenet v7.x client software.


There is no workaround other than using an HSM with the supported SafeNet client software.

Fix Information

The BIG-IP system now supports SafeNet v7.x in the following configuration: -- Client software: 7.1. -- HSM software: 7.1. -- HSM firmware 7.0.2.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

K10134038: F5 Bug Tracker Filter Names and Tips