Bug ID 1043249: Misconfigured CA bundle causes a misleading HTTP error message.

Last Modified: May 29, 2024

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

Known Affected Versions:
16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2,,, 16.1.3,,,,,, 16.1.4,,,, 17.0.0,,, 17.1.0,,,, 17.1.1,,,

Opened: Aug 27, 2021

Severity: 4-Minor


You see an error in /var/log/ltm: Error in getting Address Space Provider Metadata from the URI <URI name> for the provider <Address space name> and error message is Content length header is missing.


The error message is confusing. It really means that the CA bundle is misconfigured.


Intentionally or mistakenly configuring a wrong "Trusted Certificate Authorities" bundle on a network access address space.


No workaround

Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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