Bug ID 432721: Short dns names through the mobile app tunnel fail

Last Modified: Nov 22, 2021

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.4.0, 11.4.1

Fixed In:
11.5.0, 11.4.1 HF2

Opened: Oct 03, 2013
Severity: 2-Critical


Mobile app tunnel request containing only short names will fail. It fails due to name resolution fails for short names.


Mobile app tunnel request will fail in such cases.


This occurs when navigating to hosts via the mobile app tunnel using only the DNS short names (e.g. http://example)


User can access the server by providing fqdn instead of short host names.

Fix Information

RemoteDesktop module will use the configured search domain, while resolving short names for mobile app tunnel connections.

Behavior Change