Bug ID 621516: ASM - import failure when policies originate from a device with users that have special characters in username

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IQ Web App Security (ASM)(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
5.0.0, 5.0.0 HF1, 5.4.0 HF1, 5.4.0 HF2, 5.1.0

Opened: Oct 09, 2016

Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

ASM import failure when policies originate from a device with users that have special characters in the username.

Impact

This issue causes an error when importing the configuration.

Conditions

One of the BIG-IP users that have a special character such as a '!' makes a change to a security policy before the configuration is discovered and imported.

Workaround

None

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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