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Accessing OCI compute instance with private IP on SSH says "FIPS Mode Initalized" (Doc ID 2879675.1)

Last updated on JUNE 27, 2022

Applies to:

OCI Compute - Version N/A to N/A [Release 1.0]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Bastion - Version N/A to N/A
Linux x86-64


When accessing OCI compute instance with private IP using cloud-shell, there is a message saying "FIPS mode initialized".

However there would be no problem if users SSH using the public IP of the instance, why does this happen ?


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