Bug ID 1029689: Incosnsitent username "SYSTEM" in Audit Log

Last Modified: Aug 23, 2022

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

Known Affected Versions:
15.1.0, 15.1.0.1, 15.1.0.2, 15.1.0.3, 15.1.0.4, 15.1.0.5, 15.1.1, 15.1.2, 15.1.2.1, 15.1.3, 15.1.3.1, 15.1.4, 15.1.4.1, 15.1.5, 15.1.5.1, 15.1.6, 15.1.6.1, 16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2, 16.1.2.1, 16.1.2.2, 16.1.3, 17.0.0

Fixed In:
17.0.0.1, 16.1.3.1

Opened: Jun 29, 2021
Severity: 5-Cosmetic

Symptoms

The Security Policy Auto Log in ASM displays the system component that triggered the event. The component name is sometimes shown as 'SYSTEM', other times shown as 'System'

Impact

Component name inconsistency causing confusion

Conditions

The value is "SYSTEM" when Apply Policy was initiated locally. The value is "System" when Apply Policy was initiated by the peer unit

Workaround

None

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change