Bug ID 572309: URL is not enforced correctly in some cases

Last Modified: Apr 19, 2021

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
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

Fixed In:

Opened: Feb 07, 2016
Severity: 3-Major


A URL is not enforced according to its configuration in the policy or the host name in the URL is not recognized when it exists. False positive or false negative happens.


The URL is enforced incorrectly - false negative or false positive violations.


A specific issue in the URL string.



Fix Information

The URL is now parsed correctly.

Behavior Change

a slash is added to the beginning of the URL when it arrives without one. The modified URL will be enforced and reported as the URL.