Bug ID 455430: Action Items should not be updated on secondary blade

Last Modified: Mar 17, 2021

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.4.0, 11.6.0, 11.6.0 HF1, 11.6.0 HF2, 11.6.0 HF3, 11.6.0 HF4, 11.6.0 HF5, 11.6.0 HF6, 11.6.0 HF7, 11.6.0 HF8, 11.6.1, 11.6.1 HF1, 11.6.1 HF2, 11.6.2, 11.6.2 HF1, 11.6.3,,,,, 11.6.4, 11.6.5,,,

Fixed In:

Opened: Apr 03, 2014
Severity: 3-Major


You encounter the following error message: ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Jan 17 04:06:38 slot2/cdc-dmz-ltm1 crit g_server_rpc_handler.pl[8104]: 01310027:2: ASM subsystem error (asm_config_server.pl,F5::Sigfile::Update::store_error_and_die): Signature file server cannot be reached (Can't get hostname IP address (Server [] did not give answers at /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.8/i386-linux-thread-multi/Net/DNS/Resolver/Recurse.pm line 86. unable to resolve hostname callhome.f5.com via any method )). Please download the Attack Signatures file and install manually. ----------------------------------------------------------------------


Applied Signature file failed.


This occurs when the secondary blade attempts to check if ASU is available, in order to update Suggested Action Item for ASU.



Fix Information

Do not check for signature update from non-primary blades

Behavior Change