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Cisco Bug: CSCvt83026 - FIPS Mode - ssh_config values are not updated with ssh_config.fips

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Apr 21, 2020

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  • Cisco Email Security Appliance

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Applicable for VM & Hardware : In clustered machines setup, if we enable FIPS on one ESA it is expected that /etc/ssh/ssh_config should have FIPS related values as defined in /etc/ssh/ssh_config.fips on all the machines exist in the cluster. Currently, only the machine from where FIPS is enabled/enabled holds the expected config and changes are not reflected to other machines in the cluster. (On both Netinstall and Upgrade scenarios)

1. Create a cluster in one ESA and Join other machines to cluster
2. Enable FIPS on 1st machine
3. Verify /etc/ssh/ssh_config holds configuration as defined in /etc/ssh/ssh_config.fips on all machines
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