Bug ID 596502: Unable to force Bot Defense action to Allow in iRule

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP AFM(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

Fixed In:
13.0.0, 12.1.2

Opened: May 31, 2016

Severity: 3-Major


When a request is being blocked (or challenged with CAPTCHA) due to being a suspicious browser, the action cannot be forced to allow in the iRule


The bot defense action cannot be forced to "allow", the RST will still be sent.


This occurs when a bot defense action is triggered on suspicious browser, and you wish to allow the request to go through anyway and not send a RST.



Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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