Bug ID 699149: 'Can't associate Bot Defense ASM Profile' when creating iApp

Last Modified: Sep 14, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
14.0.0,,,,,, 14.0.1,, 14.1.0,,,,,, 14.1.2,,,,,,,,, 14.1.3,, 14.1.4,,,,,,, 14.1.5,,,,,, 15.0.0, 15.0.1,,,,

Fixed In:

Opened: Dec 15, 2017

Severity: 3-Major


When creating an iApp, an error appears in the log: Configuration error: Can't associate Bot Defense ASM Profile (/Common/NEW_APP.app/ASM_NEW_APP_policy) folder does not exist.


The iApp successfully deploys, but an error is logged to /var/log/ltm. This is a cosmetic error message, and you can safely ignore it.


This can occur while deploying certain iApps.



Fix Information

The 'Can't associate Bot Defense ASM Profile' error no longer occurs when creating iApps.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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