Bug ID 837233: Application Security Administrator user role cannot use GUI to manage DoS profile

Last Modified: May 29, 2024

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

Known Affected Versions:
14.1.0,,,,,, 14.1.2,,,,,,,,, 14.1.3,, 15.0.0, 15.0.1,,,,, 15.1.0,,,,,, 15.1.1, 15.1.2,

Fixed In:
16.0.0, 15.1.3, 14.1.4

Opened: Oct 10, 2019

Severity: 3-Major


BIG-IP GUI users configured with the Application Security Administrator role are not allowed to manage DoS profile page and settings.


DoS profiles cannot be edited from the GUI.


This affects users logged in with the Application Security Administrator role


You can use either workaround: -- Change the user role to one that allows managing DoS profile. -- Have the Application Security Administrator user edit profiles from tmsh.

Fix Information

The roles Application Security Operations Administrator and Application Security Administrator can now manage DoS profiles in the GUI.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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