S e n d d o c u m e n t a t i o n c o m m e n t s t o m d s f e e d b a c k - d o c @ c i s c o . c o m
Conditional self-tests must be run when an applicable security function or operation is invoked. Unlike
the power-up self-tests, conditional self-tests are executed each time their associated function is
Conditional self-tests include the following:
Pair-wise consistency test—This test is run when a public-private key-pair is generated.
Continuous random number generator test—This test is run when a random number is generated.
Both of these tests automatically run when a switch is in FIPS mode.
OL-16184-01, Cisco MDS SAN-OS Release 3.x
Cisco MDS 9000 Family CLI Configuration Guide