Bug ID 421124: Role change and update in EM/BIG-IP system SSO setup

Last Modified: Oct 06, 2020

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP None(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
11.2.1, 11.4.1

Fixed In:
11.5.0, 11.4.1 HF9

Opened: May 14, 2013
Severity: 3-Major
Related AskF5 Article:


When an external authentication mechanism is used, for example LDAP, to establish SSO between EM and a BIG-IP system, and the role of a user is changed at EM, the change does not get reflected in BIG-IP system.


Possibility of authorization (role) escalation issues.


SSO between EM and BIG-IP system using a 3rd party authentication system, like LDAP.



Fix Information

Role change is now updated in EM/BIG-IP system SSO setup

Behavior Change