Bug ID 1091989: The local password policy max-duration does not work for local users when external auth in use.

Last Modified: Apr 21, 2022

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP TMOS(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, 15.1.5.1, 16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2, 16.1.2.1, 16.1.2.2

Opened: Mar 31, 2022
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

The local users password policy max-duration is reset to the default value instead of syncing with the local password policy max-duration.

Impact

The local users password policy max-duration is reset to default value for the secondary/standby server of a BIG-IP high availability (HA) having External auth(Radius, TACACS,..) in use or for a standby server using "load sys config" command for user-info update.

Conditions

External auth(RADIUS, TACACS,...) is in use and user-info (including password) is updated using "load sys config" command from tmsh.

Workaround

None

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change