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When Netapp Volume Encryption (NVE) CC-mode is enabled a password is required

Applies to

  • ONTAP 9.4 and higher
  • ONTAP Select
  • Netapp Volume Encryption (NVE)
  • Common Criteria (CC) mode enabled


  • A password is required in order to boot ONTAP with NetApp Volume Encryption with CC-mode enabled





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