Applies To:Show Versions
- 13.1.1, 13.1.0
- 13.1.1, 13.1.0
About the FIPS kit
The F5® Platforms: FIPS kit provides a means to ensure that specific platforms meet FIPS 140-2 level 2 physical security requirements. You must also be running the BIG-IP Cryptographic Module license to be fully FIPS validated. You can find the license information on your purchase order receipt.
You can use the FIPS kit with these platforms.
|Platform name||Platform ID|
|BIG-IP i2000 Series||C117|
|BIG-IP i4000 Series||C115|
|BIG-IP i5000 Series||C119|
|BIG-IP i7000 Series||C118|
|BIG-IP i10000 Series||C116|
Apply tamper evidence seals to F5 platforms
- Use the provided alcohol wipes to clean the chassis cover and components of dirt, grease, or oil before you apply the tamper evidence seals.
Place a tamper evidence seal so that half of a seal covers each installed power
supply unit and half covers the chassis enclosure.
Place a tamper evidence seal so that half of the seal covers the top of the
chassis enclosure and half covers the right side of the chassis, and then do the
same for the left side of the chassis.
Place a tamper evidence seal so that half of the seal covers the chassis
enclosure and half covers the fan tray assembly.
If your platform includes any blank covers, place a tamper evidence seal so
that half of the seal covers the chassis enclosure and half covers any
blank covers (for example, blanks for unused power supply bays or storage drive
If your platform includes two externally-accessible storage drives, place a
tamper evidence seal so that half of the seal covers one drive and
half covers the other drive or storage drive blank.