Bug ID 622913: Audit Log filled with constant change messages

Last Modified: May 29, 2024

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

Known Affected Versions:
12.0.0, 12.0.0 HF1, 12.1.0 HF1, 12.0.0 HF2, 12.1.0 HF2, 12.0.0 HF3, 12.0.0 HF4, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2

Fixed In:
13.0.0, 12.1.2 HF1

Opened: Oct 16, 2016

Severity: 3-Major


Frequent changes by Policy Builder fill the audit log too quickly and can affect viewing the Security Logs: Error 502 Bad Gateway when clicking "Application Security" logs


Disk space usage and errors viewing the Application Security logs


Frequent Policy Builder changes occur and no ASM device group is configured.


Workarounds: 1) Turn off "Recommend Sync when Policy is not applied". (Security ›› Options : Application Security : Preferences) 2) Enable ASM sync on a device group.

Fix Information

Updates to the audit log are throttled at max 1/minute.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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