Bug ID 779361: Protocol compliance blocks request regardless of option setting.

Last Modified: Sep 20, 2019

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP LTM(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
14.1.0, 14.1.0.1, 14.1.0.2, 14.1.0.3, 14.1.0.4, 14.1.0.5, 14.1.0.6, 14.1.2, 15.0.0, 15.0.1

Opened: May 06, 2019
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

Requests with content-length 0 are still blocked by protocol compliance profile even if this setting has been disabled.

Impact

Violation is reported in event logs that the request is blocked with 'POST request with Content-Length: 0', which should not occur because that option is already disabled.

Conditions

-- HTTP Protocol Security Profile associated with an LTM virtual server. -- Disable setting 'post-with-zero-length'. -- HTTP POST request with content-length 0 arrives.

Workaround

None.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change