Bug ID 511398: Tunnels come up with incorrect ipsec-policy remote IP address configuration

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.5.1, 11.5.2, 11.5.3, 11.5.4, 11.5.5, 11.5.6, 11.5.7, 11.5.8, 11.5.9, 11.5.10, 11.6.0, 11.6.1, 11.6.2, 11.6.3,,,,, 11.6.4, 11.6.5,,,, 12.1.0 HF1, 12.1.0 HF2, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2

Fixed In:

Opened: Mar 09, 2015

Severity: 3-Major

Related Article: K45148021


IKE/IPsec SAs come up fine. but traffic does not pass.


Traffic does not pass, and the system posts an ICMP error message.


Configure ipsec-policy with an incorrect remote IP address.


Correct the remote IP address in the ipsec-policy configuration.

Fix Information

When the responder side ipsec-policy remote IP address is configured with wrong IP address, tunnel negotiation now fails, which is correct behavior.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

K10134038: F5 Bug Tracker Filter Names and Tips