Bug ID 1071689: SSL connection not immediately closed with HTTP2 connection and lingers until idle timeout

Last Modified: Feb 07, 2024

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

Known Affected Versions:
16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2,,

Fixed In:
17.0.0, 16.1.3

Opened: Jan 06, 2022

Severity: 2-Critical


SSL connections using HTTP/2 are not immediately closed and linger until the idle timeout expires.


SSL connection does not close.


This occurs during SSL handshake termination from the client to the BIG-IP system.



Fix Information

System will properly terminate the connection without lingering until timeout

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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