Bug ID 671025: File descriptor exhaustion can occur when state-mirroring peer-address is misconfigured

Last Modified: Apr 24, 2019

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP TMOS(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
11.6.0, 11.6.0 HF1, 11.6.0 HF2, 11.6.0 HF3, 11.6.0 HF4, 11.6.0 HF5, 11.6.0 HF6, 11.6.0 HF7, 11.6.0 HF8, 11.6.1, 11.6.1 HF1, 11.6.1 HF2, 11.6.2, 11.6.2 HF1, 11.6.3, 11.6.3.1, 11.6.3.2, 11.6.3.3, 11.6.3.4, 11.6.4, 12.0.0, 12.0.0 HF1, 12.0.0 HF2, 12.0.0 HF3, 12.0.0 HF4, 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, 12.1.3.1, 12.1.3.2, 12.1.3.3, 12.1.3.4, 12.1.3.5, 12.1.3.6, 12.1.3.7, 12.1.4, 12.1.4.1

Opened: Jun 26, 2017
Severity: 4-Minor

Symptoms

devmgmtd exhausting file descriptors when state-mirroring peer-address is misconfigured: err devmgmtd[8301]: 015a0000:3: [evConnMgr.tcc:29 evIncomingConn] Incoming connection failed: Too many open files

Impact

devmgmtd has too many open files causing iControl issues as it is unable to communicate with devmgmtd.

Conditions

State-mirroring peer-address is misconfigured or configured to a self-ip with port lockdown misconfigured.

Workaround

None.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change