Bug ID 1033781: IP Reputation database sync fails when DB variable iprep.protocol is set to auto-detect

Last Modified: Dec 13, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
15.1.4, 15.1.4.1, 15.1.5, 15.1.5.1, 15.1.6, 15.1.6.1, 15.1.7, 15.1.8, 15.1.8.1, 15.1.8.2, 15.1.9, 15.1.9.1, 15.1.10, 15.1.10.2, 15.1.10.3

Fixed In:
17.0.0

Opened: Jul 15, 2021

Severity: 2-Critical

Symptoms

The IP Reputation database is not updated at the regular intervals, as expected.

Impact

The connection to the IP reputation database fails, and therefore traffic is not IP reputed.

Conditions

The DB variable iprep.protocol is configured with the default value of "auto-detect".

Workaround

Set the DB variable iprep.protocol to either ipv4 or ipv6, depending on the management IP.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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