Bug ID 921721: FIPS 140-2 SP800-56Arev3 compliance

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

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

Known Affected Versions:
14.1.0,,,,,, 14.1.2,,,,,,,,, 15.1.0,,,,,, 15.1.1, 15.1.2,

Fixed In:
16.1.0, 15.1.3, 14.1.3

Opened: Jun 28, 2020

Severity: 3-Major


BIG-IP is not compliant with a NIST revision to the SP800-56A standard for cryptographic algorithms.


BIG-IP will comply with the older standard.


Using cryptographic algorithms covered by this revision in a FIPS 140-2 deployment.


Updated cryptographic key assurances and pair-wise consistency checks according to the SP800-56Arev3 standard.

Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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