Bug ID 698307: Datasafe: Fingerprinting code runs, but is not needed.

Last Modified: May 29, 2024

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

Known Affected Versions:
13.1.0,,,,,,,,, 13.1.1,,,,, 13.1.3,,,,,,, 13.1.4,, 13.1.5,, 14.0.0,,,,,, 14.0.1,

Fixed In:

Opened: Dec 10, 2017

Severity: 4-Minor


When both datasafe and fingerprint are enabled, fingerprint collection code will be unnecessarily run on the clientside. The results of this collection are not used.


Extra resources requested from the BIG-IP system by the client.


Both datasafe and fingerprint are enabled.


To turn off fingerprint, use the following syntax: tmsh modify security anti-fraud profile <PROFILE_NAME> { fingerprint { collect disabled} }

Fix Information

Datasafe does not execute fingerprint collection unnecessarily.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

K10134038: F5 Bug Tracker Filter Names and Tips