smkeyimport creates new four Agent Keys in the existing Key Store. This results in the duplicate set of Agent Keys.

Document ID : KB000004503
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Issue:

The smkeyimport tool creates new four Agent Keys in the existing Key Store.

Environment:
Policy Server 12.0, 12.5 OS: All
Cause:

When running the smkeyimport tool, as the OIDs for the Agent Keys are different, it creats new Agent Keys object resulting in the duplicate set of Agent Keys.

Resolution:

To avoid this situation of the duplicate set of Agent Keys, follow the steps below.

  1. Stop Policy Server.
  2. Delete all Agent Keys in the existing Key Store. (For detail, see TEC541461: Deleting All Keys)
  3. Run smkeyimport.
  4. Start Policy Server.

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Additional Information:

TEC541461: How to Clean up a SiteMinder Key Store?

https://communities.ca.com/community/ca-security/ca-single-sign-on/blog/2016/10/24/tech-tip-ca-single-sign-on-policy-server-best-practice-on-importing-agent-keys