Bug ID 1061797: Upgraded AWS CloudFormation Helper Scripts which now support IMDSv2

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP All(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, 16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2, 16.1.2.1

Fixed In:
17.0.0, 16.1.2.2, 15.1.5.1

Opened: Nov 15, 2021
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

For AWS's CloudFormation to work with IMDSv2, the Helper Script module had to be upgraded.

Impact

The Helper scripts throw a "No Handler found" error when used to launch IMDSv2 instances

Conditions

Using AWS CloudFormation for IMDSv2-only instances

Workaround

None

Fix Information

With the latest version of BIG-IP VE, you can now launch IMDSv2 instances using AWS's CloudFormation templates.

Behavior Change