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IOS Sec license issue

Hi Guys

Please does anyone knows what this means.

I keep getting this alert :

(%IPS-4-LICENSE BYPASS: IOS IPS subscription licensing has been bypassed)   

Here is a show version from my device.

ROM: System Bootstrap, Version 15.0(1r)M12, RELEASE SOFTWARE (fc1)

uptime is 6 days, 13 minutes

System returned to ROM by reload at 14:14:36 CET Wed Feb 8 2012

System restarted at 14:15:17 CET Wed Feb 8 2012

System image file is "flash:c1900-universalk9-mz.SPA.151-4.M3.bin"

Last reload type: Normal Reload

Last reload reason: Reload Command

Cisco CISCO1921/K9 (revision 1.0) with 446464K/77824K bytes of memory.

Processor board ID

2 Gigabit Ethernet interfaces

1 terminal line

1 Virtual Private Network (VPN) Module

DRAM configuration is 64 bits wide with parity disabled.

255K bytes of non-volatile configuration memory.

250864K bytes of USB Flash usbflash0 (Read/Write)

License Info:

License UDI:


Device#   PID                   SN


*0        CISCO1921/K9             

Technology Package License Information for Module:'c1900'


Technology    Technology-package           Technology-package

              Current       Type           Next reboot 


ipbase        ipbasek9      Permanent      ipbasek9

security      securityk9    Permanent      securityk9

data          None          None           None

Thank you.