Bug ID 760330: Daily live update (ASU) may skip a day due to cron timing

Last Modified: Mar 21, 2019

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP ASM, FPS(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
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, 13.0.0, 13.0.0 HF1, 13.0.0 HF2, 13.0.0 HF3, 13.0.1, 13.1.0, 13.1.0.1, 13.1.0.2, 13.1.0.3, 13.1.0.4, 13.1.0.5, 13.1.0.6, 13.1.0.7, 13.1.0.8, 13.1.1, 13.1.1.1, 13.1.1.2, 13.1.1.3, 13.1.1.4, 14.0.0, 14.0.0.1, 14.0.0.2, 14.0.0.3, 14.0.0.4, 14.1.0, 14.1.0.1, 14.1.0.2, 14.1.0.3

Opened: Mar 03, 2019
Severity: 4-Minor

Symptoms

Daily live updates, such as FPS Engine/Signatures or ASU from versions earlier than 14.1.0, might skip a day due to cron timing.

Impact

A particular live update attempt may skip a day.

Conditions

-- Live updates, such as FPS Engine/Signatures or ASU. -- Versions earlier than 14.1.0. -- For FPS live updates, this also occurs on v14.1.0. -- Frequency set to daily update.

Workaround

Perform the live update manually.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change