I've seen the same exact issue and the only way I could get those ports to come back up was to do a reload (This is also what the TAC had me do). I solved my problem by updating my IOS version. This was a known issue but I don't have that info anymore.
Are you getting this error “Installer User Interface Mode Not Supported. The installer cannot run in this UI mode. To specify the interface mode, use the -i command-line option, followed by the UI mode identifier. The value UI mode identifiers...
The below trick might come handy when you have to add a new node to a cluster but you don't have or is unsure of the security password for the publisher. This procedure has been around for ages.
1) Login into the CLI of the Publisher.