Bug ID 532521: IP reputation Spam Sources category is not enforced

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

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

Known Affected Versions:
12.1.0, 12.1.0 HF1, 12.1.0 HF2, 12.1.1, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2, 12.1.2, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2, 12.1.3,,,,,,,, 12.1.4,, 12.1.5,,,, 12.1.6, 13.0.0, 13.0.0 HF1, 13.0.0 HF2, 13.0.0 HF3, 13.0.1, 13.1.0,,,,,,,,, 13.1.1,,,,, 13.1.3,,,,,,, 13.1.4,, 13.1.5,

Fixed In:

Opened: Jul 09, 2015

Severity: 3-Major


An IP address that is a spam source is not blocked or issues an alarm.


Traffic coming from an IP address of a spammer might get through ASM. Note that if the IP address has other IP reputation categories, it will be blocked.


-- IP reputation is licensed and updated. -- The IP reputation feature is configured in the ASM.


An iRule can detect this category and issue a custom violation.

Fix Information

This release adds the spam source category to the IP reputation feature.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

K10134038: F5 Bug Tracker Filter Names and Tips