Bug ID 708991: Newly entered password is not remembered.

Last Modified: Sep 14, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
14.1.0,,,,,, 14.1.2,,,,,,,,, 14.1.3,, 14.1.4,,,,,,, 14.1.5,,,,,, 15.1.0,,,,,, 15.1.1, 15.1.2,, 15.1.3,, 15.1.4,, 15.1.5,, 15.1.6,, 15.1.7, 15.1.8,,, 15.1.9,, 15.1.10

Fixed In:
17.0.0, 16.1.2

Opened: Mar 06, 2018

Severity: 3-Major


- Upon enabling password remember feature and running 'tmsh load sys config default', the password history fails to verify and save the newly entered password. - Upon installing a BIG-IP image for the first time, the default password is not updated.


The password is not remembered.


- Installing first time BIG-IP image. - Resetting the configuration using 'tmsh load sys config default'.



Fix Information

Corrected selinux policy script of the file /etc/security/opasswd for access permission.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

K10134038: F5 Bug Tracker Filter Names and Tips