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config system fips

Interactive command to set the Local Manager into FIPS mode. In FIPS mode the Local Manager can only be managed with a FIPS configured Control Center.

See the Uplogix FIPS 140-2 Security Policy Guide for additional reference.

Command availability

CLI resource: system

Uplogix system: All

LMS offerings: All

Syntax

config system fips enable

Usage

This change zeros all keys and regenerates ssh key pairs.

Note: THIS PROCESS IS NOT REVERSIBLE.

[admin@UplogixLM]# config system fips enable

** Issuing this command disables services and cryptographic algorithms to **
** comply with FIPS 140-2 rules and the Uplogix security policy.          **
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** New SSH host keys will be generated.                                   **
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** This system will not be able to talk to the management server,         **
** unless the management server is also running in FIPS mode.             **
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** The system will reboot after changing its configuration.               **
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** This process can only be undone with a factory reset which will result **
** in all data being lost.                                                **
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** THIS PROCESS IS IRREVERSIBLE.                                          **

Proceed? (y/n) [n]:y
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History

4.3 - This command was introduced.

Related commands

  • show system fips