Bug ID 963393: Key handle 0 is treated as invalid for NetHSM devices

Last Modified: Apr 21, 2022

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
15.1.0,,,,,, 15.1.1, 15.1.2,, 15.1.3,, 15.1.4,, 15.1.5,, 16.0.0,, 16.0.1,,, 16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2,,

Opened: Nov 09, 2020
Severity: 3-Major


HTTPS pool members are marked down when they are up.


Pool members are marked down because bigd cannot connect to the pool member using the Safenet HSM key.


-- SafeNet HSM configured -- HTTPS monitor uses the safenet keys -- The key handle generated by the HSM is 0


Use in-TMM monitors as an alternative to bigd monitors.

Fix Information


Behavior Change