Bug ID 515394: Import of Access Policy containing SAML resources may fail if IdP is configured to use Artifact Resolution Service.

Last Modified: Apr 10, 2019

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
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, 11.6.3.1, 11.6.3.2, 11.6.3.3, 11.6.3.4, 11.6.4

Fixed In:
12.0.0

Opened: Mar 30, 2015
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

When importing access policy with SAML resources containing ARS, the following error may be seen: Configuration error: Error in SSO Config SAML (/Common/saml_idp_obj): Provided SAML Artifact Resolution Service Common/ars_obj does not exist. Unexpected Error: Validating configuration process failed.

Impact

Access Policy cannot be imported

Conditions

Access Policy contains a SAML IDP object configured with Artifact Resolution Service.

Workaround

Manually create an artifact resolution service with a name referenced by exported access policy.

Fix Information

Artifact Resolution Service object is now included in exported access policy.

Behavior Change