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Cisco Bug: CSCup30586 - CTM ERROR: ASA hardware accelerator init failed

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Jun 26, 2020

Products (1)

  • Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Firewalls

Known Affected Releases

8.4(7)

Description (partial)

Symptom:
The crypto accelerator on ASA may fail to initialize during bootup, causing SSL connections to the fail

Conditions:
The crypto accelerator fails with the following CTM errors:
Message #163 : CTM ERROR: ASA hardware accelerator init failed, cause: boot_init completion timeout, ctm_nlite_boot_init:2185
Message #164 : CTM ERROR: ASA hardware accelerator init failed, cause: boot initialization failure, ctm_nlite_download:3237
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