Bug ID 675928: Periodic content insertion could add too many inserts to multiple flows if http request is outstanding

Last Modified: Oct 16, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
12.1.2, 12.1.3

Fixed In:
13.1.0, 12.1.3.1

Opened: Jul 27, 2017

Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

Multiple flows of the same subscriber could get insert content enabled frequently, if the requests from those flows are outstanding

Impact

PEM insert content pem_acton will be enabled on multiple flows till the first response is received

Conditions

If the http request from the subscriber is outstanding when the new flow is triggered

Workaround

None

Fix Information

Throttle insert content action on new flows only to periodic interval if the transaction is outstanding.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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