000035134 - VLAN ID is not being populated on the Packet Decoder after upgrading to RSA Security Analytics 10.6.2

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Article Number000035134
Applies ToRSA Product Set: Security Analytics, NetWitness Logs and Packets
RSA Product/Service Type: Packet Decoder
RSA Version/Condition: 10.6.2, 10.6.3, 10.6.4
Platform: CentOS
O/S Version: 6
Product Name: null
Product Description: null
IssueAfter upgrading to RSA Security Analytics 10.6.2 the VLAN tags are no longer being captured.
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CauseAlthough the root cause has not yet been confirmed, it is suspected that the issue might be with the linux kernel.
uname -r
2.6.32-642.6.2.el6.x86_64
rpm -qa | grep pfring
pfring-6.0.3-8598.2.6.32.642.6.2.el6.x86_64
Resolution
 

 
WorkaroundThe workaround is to set rxvlan off on the affected interfaces using ethtool as shown in the example below.
ethtool -K eth4 rxvlan off
ethtool -K eth5 rxvlan off

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