Bug ID 1168157: OpenAPI: Special ASCII characters in "schema" block should not be converted to UTF8

Last Modified: May 29, 2024

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

Known Affected Versions:
16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2,,, 16.1.3,,,,,, 16.1.4,,,, 17.1.0,,,, 17.1.1,,,

Opened: Oct 09, 2022

Severity: 3-Major


Content of "schema" entry in OpenAPI file is source of new "JSON schema validation file" created in security policy based on OpenAPI file. This content of "schema" entry is converted to UTF8 encoding to fulfil requirements of "JSON schema" requirements. In case "schema" entry contain ASCII special characters those characters should not be converted to UTF8.


The entity "JSON schema validation file" in security policy will not be created for "schema" entry that contain special ASCII characters.


ASCII special characters found under schema entry in OpenAPI file



Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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