Bug ID 1016309: When two policies with the same properties are configured with geo property, the geo for the second policy is ignored.

Last Modified: May 29, 2024

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP AFM(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
15.1.2,, 15.1.3,

Fixed In:
17.0.0, 15.1.4

Opened: May 05, 2021

Severity: 3-Major


If two policies are configured with rule lists of same type of properties (1 allow and 1 deny) with the geo property used, the geo settings of the first rule will be used in the second rule.


Connection requests for the second virtual server that uses the second policy will use the geo settings from the first policy.


-- Two policies having the same type of rule lists (1 allow rule and 1 deny rule) -- The same geo is configured in a rule in each of the rule lists. -- One rule is configured to allow, one is configured to deny



Fix Information

Connection request for second virtual server will be dropped and allowed as configured in the policy that is attached.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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