Bug ID 438278: Admin cannot delete an access profile when there is an associated AAA object

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.3.0, 11.4.0, 11.4.1, 11.5.0, 11.5.1, 11.5.1 HF1, 11.5.1 HF10, 11.5.1 HF11, 11.5.1 HF2, 11.5.1 HF3, 11.5.1 HF4

Fixed In:
11.6.0, 11.5.1 HF5, 11.4.1 HF6

Opened: Nov 19, 2013
Severity: 3-Major
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When an Access Profile has a AAA object associated to it, the user cannot delete the Access Profile. When the Access Profile is selected to be deleted along with the AAA server objects, the deletion of the Access Profile fails with error.


Poor user experience. Removing a large number of polices results in repeated errors such as: Cannot delete aaa active directory server <AD server name> because it is referenced by an agent for (AD Query - for <agent name>) in access profile <access profile name>.


An AAA object associated with an Access Profile.


Do not select the deletion of the AAA server objects during the deletion of the Access Profile and manually delete them separately.

Fix Information

The Access Profile which is associated with one or more AAA server objects can be deleted with the fix provided.

Behavior Change