Bug ID 1280281: SCP allow list may have issues with file paths that have spaces in them

Last Modified: May 29, 2024

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

Known Affected Versions:
16.0.0,, 16.0.1,,, 16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2,,, 16.1.3,,,,,, 16.1.4,,,, 17.0.0,,, 17.1.0,,,

Fixed In:
17.1.1, 15.1.10

Opened: Mar 22, 2023

Severity: 4-Minor


SCP may error out.


May not copy files to a path present under allow list.


A file path with a space that is allowlisted in /config/ssh/scp.whitelist. This affects BIG-IP 14.x.x and BIG-IP 15.x.x only if running an EHF with BugID 819429 is included.


Remove spaces from any allowlisted file paths.

Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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