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Cisco Bug: CSCvs13494 - Virtual WSA Updates/Upgrades will fail after Smart Licensing enabled if XML <end_date> expires.

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Aug 25, 2020

Products (1)

  • Cisco Web Security Appliance

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Description (partial)

Virtual ESA/WSA/SMA will fail to update and upgrade if the xml file end date expires while still displaying valid Smart License for each service.
Virtual ESA/WSA/SMA require the loading of an xml file in order to function with Smart Licensing.
Virtual ESA/WSA/SMA will not work independently with smart licensing.

Virtual ESA/WSA/SMA which have been migrated over to Smart Licensing.
- The existing .xml Classic License contains an "End Date." <end_date> dd/mm/yyyy   </end_date>
- Once the 'end_date,'  has passed, the updater service will fail, preventing updates to all services.
- Upgrade functionality will be disabled.
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