Bug ID 528276: The device management daemon can crash with a malloc error

Last Modified: May 14, 2019

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.2.1, 11.4.1, 11.5.1, 11.5.1 HF1, 11.5.1 HF10, 11.5.1 HF11, 11.5.1 HF2, 11.5.1 HF3, 11.5.1 HF4, 11.5.1 HF5, 11.5.1 HF6, 11.5.1 HF7, 11.5.1 HF8, 11.5.1 HF9, 11.5.2, 11.5.2 HF1, 11.5.3, 11.5.3 HF1, 11.5.3 HF2, 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, 12.0.0

Fixed In:
12.1.0, 12.0.0 HF1, 11.6.1, 11.5.4, 11.4.1 HF10

Opened: Jun 16, 2015
Severity: 3-Major
Related AskF5 Article:
K39167163

Symptoms

The device management daemon can core if a timeout condition occurs during an iControl query. The daemon recovers and proceeds with the operation.

Impact

The daemon crashes and recovers.

Conditions

A timeout can occur during an iControl query and in some instances this can cause a core.

Workaround

This issue has no workaround at this time.

Fix Information

The device management daemon no longer causes a crash when a timeout condition occurs during an iControl query.

Behavior Change