Bug ID 613396: Invalid XML Policy Exported for Policies with Metachar Overrides on Websocket URLs

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
11.6.1, 11.6.2, 11.6.3, 11.6.3.1, 11.6.3.2, 11.6.3.3, 11.6.3.4, 11.6.4, 11.6.5, 11.6.5.1, 11.6.5.2, 11.6.5.3, 12.1.0, 12.1.1

Fixed In:
13.0.0, 12.1.2

Opened: Aug 30, 2016

Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

Exported Policy in XML format cannot be imported.

Impact

Exported XML policies cannot be imported back into the system without manual manipulation

Conditions

Metacharacter overrides are defined on a Websocket URL in the policy.

Workaround

If such a policy has already been exported only manual manipulation would allow it to be imported again.

Fix Information

Policy export now correctly creates valid XML Policies for configurations with metachar overrides configured on Websocket URLs.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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