Bug ID 1293193: Missing MAC filters for IPv6 multicast

Last Modified: May 29, 2024

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

Known Affected Versions:
15.1.8.1, 15.1.8.2, 15.1.9, 15.1.9.1, 16.1.3, 16.1.3.1, 16.1.3.2, 16.1.3.3, 16.1.3.4, 16.1.3.5, 16.1.4, 16.1.4.1, 16.1.4.2, 16.1.4.3

Fixed In:
17.1.1, 15.1.10

Opened: Apr 26, 2023

Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

Certain drivers are missing MAC filters for multicast. This prevents TMM from receiving messages sent to All Nodes and All Routers addresses.

Impact

TMM does not receive multicast messages and traffic sent to All Nodes and All Routers, dropping potentially vital packets.

Conditions

- BIG-IP VE - Using TMM's IAVF driver

Workaround

None

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change

Guides & references

K10134038: F5 Bug Tracker Filter Names and Tips