Bug ID 512001: Using REST API to Update ASM Attack Signatures Fails

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.6.0, 11.6.0 HF1, 11.6.0 HF2, 11.6.0 HF3, 11.6.0 HF4

Fixed In:
12.0.0, 11.6.0 HF5

Opened: Mar 12, 2015
Severity: 3-Major


The Attack Signature Update task remains in "STARTED" status.


REST API cannot be used to trigger an immediate download of new Attack Signatures.


ASM REST API is being used with the /mgmt/tm/asm/tasks/update-signatures endpoint.


Use scheduled updates or GUI to update Attack Signatures.

Fix Information

REST Update Signatures Task now works correctly.

Behavior Change