Bug ID 668503: Edge Client fails to reconnect to virtual server after disabling Network Adapter

Last Modified: Oct 06, 2020

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP APM(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, 12.1.2, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2, 12.1.3,, 13.0.0, 13.0.0 HF1, 13.0.0 HF2, 13.0.0 HF3, 13.0.1

Fixed In:

Opened: Jun 09, 2017
Severity: 2-Critical


1. Connect to an APM Virtual Server. 2. Disable Network Adapter. 3. Enable the Network Adapter. Edge Client fails to reconnect.


Edge Client does not re-establish VPN when Network Adapter is re-enabled.


Network Adapter is disabled and re-enabled.


Disconnect and Connect Edge Client.

Fix Information

Edge Client now successfully reconnects to virtual server after disabling and enabling Network Adapter.

Behavior Change