Bug ID 1070833: False positives on FileUpload parameters due to default signature scanning

Last Modified: May 29, 2024

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

Known Affected Versions:
15.1.0,,,,,, 15.1.1, 15.1.2,, 15.1.3,, 15.1.4,, 15.1.5,, 15.1.6, 16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2,,

Fixed In:
17.1.0, 16.1.3,

Opened: Dec 30, 2021

Severity: 3-Major


False positives on FileUpload parameters due to signature scanning by default


False positives and ineffective resource utilization


A request containing binary content is sent in "FileUpload" type parameters


Disable signature scanning on "FileUpload" parameters manually using GUI/REST.

Fix Information

Default signature scanning is disabled for FileUpload parameters created using OpenAPI to reduce false positives on binary content.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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