Bug ID 832805: AVR should make sure file permissions are correct (tmstat_tables.xml)

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:, 13.1.3,,,,,,, 13.1.4,, 14.1.2,,,,,,,,, 14.1.3,, 14.1.4,,,,, 15.0.0, 15.0.1,,,,, 15.1.0,,,,,, 15.1.1, 15.1.2,, 15.1.3,, 15.1.4

Fixed In:
16.0.0,,, 13.1.5

Opened: Oct 02, 2019

Severity: 3-Major


By building rpm of avrd, few cfg files get wrong set of permissions (executable)


Apparently not having the right set of permissions can lead to system halt


Any build of avrd rpm


Change permissions on file: # chmod -x /etc/avr/tmstat_tables.xml

Fix Information

AVR build the rpm cfg files with the right set of permissions, instead of building them as executable file, building them in 644 mode.

Behavior Change

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