Bug ID 485253: Enable directory protection

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP FPS(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
11.6.0, 11.6.0 HF1, 11.6.0 HF2, 11.6.0 HF3

Fixed In:
12.0.0, 11.6.0 HF4

Opened: Oct 19, 2014

Severity: 3-Major


PATH_INFO feature does not support any directory protection.


The configured directory contents are not protected.


Configuring directory without dot '.' in its name as protected URL with turned on PATH_INFO feature.


Only directories with dot '.' in their name can be configured as protected by turning on PATH_INFO feature.

Fix Information

Enabled protection on a complete directory of protected URLs.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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