Bug ID 1013353: ICMP flood or ICMP/IP/IPv6 fragment vectors are not hardware mitigated when configured on VS

Last Modified: Jan 09, 2023

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP AFM(all modules)

Opened: Apr 21, 2021
Severity: 1-Blocking

Symptoms

Hardware drops are not seen for the vectors ICMP flood or ICMP/IP/IPv6 fragment.

Impact

Hardware mitigation is not happening when ICMP flood and ICMP/IP/IPv6 fragment vectors are configured on a VS.

Conditions

In the case of a VS configured with ICMP flood or ICMP/IP/IPv6 fragment vectors, will see only attack mitigation and drops at the software level.

Workaround

None

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change