Bug ID 430754: AFM prevents the BIG-IP system from responding to traceroute utilities

Last Modified: Apr 10, 2019

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP AFM(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
11.3.0

Opened: Sep 16, 2013
Severity: 3-Major
Related AskF5 Article:
K17129

Symptoms

AFM prevents BIG-IP from responding to traceroute utilities.

Impact

Client running traceroute or tracert does not see the BIG-IP self IP in the result output. This is a cosmetic issue; the system functions correctly.

Conditions

This occurs when using AFM. Unit stops replying with ICMP time exceeded when TTL is 1, which is required for the traceroute or tracert (Microsoft Windows) utilities to work.

Workaround

None

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change