Bug ID 1075045: Proxy initialization failed, Defaulting to DENY, after applying additional profile to a virtual server

Last Modified: Apr 21, 2022

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP All(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
13.1.0,,,,,,,,, 13.1.1,,,,, 13.1.3,,,,,,, 13.1.4,, 13.1.5, 14.1.0,,,,,, 14.1.2,,,,,,,,, 14.1.3,, 14.1.4,,,,,,, 15.1.0,,,,,, 15.1.1, 15.1.2,, 15.1.3,, 15.1.4,, 15.1.5,, 16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2,,

Opened: Jan 21, 2022
Severity: 3-Major


Connections are reset when accessing a virtual server, with an F5 reset cause of "Port denied". Messages in /var/log/ltm: err tmm[<PID>]: 01010008:3: Proxy initialization failed for <virtual server>. Defaulting to DENY. err tmm[<PID>]: 01010008:3: Listener config update failed for <virtual server>: ERR:ERR_MEM


All connections to the virtual server are immediately reset.


-- Virtual server configured with many profiles -- Adding an additional profile to the virtual server


Reduce the number of profiles applied to the virtual server.

Fix Information


Behavior Change