Sparc Enterprise M3000/M4000/M5000/M8000/M9000 Servers: XSCF may be affected by security scanner tools running on the network generating SCF-800x-xx events (Doc ID 1941503.1)

Last updated on APRIL 05, 2017

Applies to:

Sun SPARC Enterprise M3000 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun SPARC Enterprise M4000 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun SPARC Enterprise M5000 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun SPARC Enterprise M8000 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun SPARC Enterprise M9000-32 Server - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

XSCF (eXtended System Controller Facility, the platform Service Processor) may be vulnerable when a Security scanning software is being run on the network where the XSCFU is attached.
As result, it is possible that the XSCF(s) shows to be degraded or failed.

Looking at the logs, something similar to the following may be registered:

 

Cause

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