Cannot run VM with cloud-init in FIPS mode

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  • Virtual Machine fails to start after enabling FIPS
  • Cannot run Virtual Machine with Cloud-Init enabled
ERROR [org.ovirt.engine.core.dal.dbbroker.auditloghandling.AuditLogDirector] (ForkJoinPool-1-worker-3) [] EVENT_ID: VM_DOWN_ERROR(119), VM is down with error. Exit message: error:060800A3:digital envelope routines:EVP_DigestInit_ex:disabled for fips.


  • Red Hat Virtualizaton 4.3
    • Red Hat Virtualization Hypervisor (RHVH) 4.3.4
      • vdsm-4.30.17-1.el7ev.x86_64
      • openssl-1.0.2k-16.el7_6.1.x86_64
      • FIPS Mode

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