Bug ID 595832: SSH Proxy profile visible in GUI available without AFM provision

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
12.1.0, 12.1.1, 12.1.2, 12.1.3,,,,,,,, 12.1.4,, 12.1.5,,,, 12.1.6

Fixed In:

Opened: May 25, 2016

Severity: 3-Major


The SSH Proxy profile is visible in the virtual server configuration even if AFM is not provisioned.


The SSH Proxy profile appears as if it is available for the virtual server, but the profile cannot be used without an AFM license.


This profile is visible in Security :: Protocol Security : Security Profiles : SSH Proxy in the configuration utility. It is also visible in the Virtual Server configuration page as an available profile.


License and provision AFM in order to use the SSH Proxy profile.

Fix Information

If AFM is not provisioned, the virtual server configuration page does not show SSH Proxy profile selection options.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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