Bug ID 441612: BIG-IP Edge Client for Mac cannot connect to a BIG-IP system on which a machine information agent is included in the access policy

Last Modified: May 14, 2019

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
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, 11.5.1 HF5, 11.5.1 HF6, 11.5.1 HF7, 11.5.1 HF8, 11.5.1 HF9, 11.5.2, 11.5.2 HF1, 11.5.3, 11.5.3 HF1, 11.5.3 HF2, 11.5.4, 11.5.4 HF1, 11.5.4 HF2, 11.5.4 HF3, 11.5.4 HF4, 11.5.5, 11.5.6, 11.5.7, 11.5.8, 11.5.9

Fixed In:
11.6.0, 11.5.0 HF1, 11.4.1 HF4

Opened: Dec 25, 2013
Severity: 3-Major
Related AskF5 Article:
K16079

Symptoms

BIG-IP Edge Client for Mac cannot connect to a BIG-IP system on which a machine information agent is included in the access policy.

Impact

For access policies containing a machine information agent, then MAC Edge client might fail intermittently to pass the access policy. MAC Edge client always fails to connect to if client endpoint inspection agent. e.g., Mac process checker, file checker, etc., is located directly after the machine information agent.

Conditions

BIG-IP APM, MAC Edge client and machine information agent.

Workaround

None

Fix Information

BIG-IP Edge Client for Mac now can connect to a BIG-IP system on which a machine information agent is included in the access policy.

Behavior Change