Bug ID 842029: Unable to create policy: Inherited values may not be changed.

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
14.1.2,,,,,,,,, 14.1.3,, 14.1.4,,,,,,

Fixed In:
16.0.0,, 14.1.5

Opened: Oct 22, 2019

Severity: 4-Minor


When you create a new child policy you see the following error in the GUI: Could not update the Policy. Inherited values may not be changed.


You are unable to create a policy via the GUI.


1. Parent policy created using the Fundamental Template a. Differentiate between HTTP/WS and HTTPS/WSS URLs is Disabled b. Auto-Added Signature Accuracy set to High. 2. Parent policy contains a custom filter-based signature. 3. Child policy is created from the parent policy assigned.


Use direct REST API calls or tmsh.

Fix Information

Create policy will not fail.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

K10134038: F5 Bug Tracker Filter Names and Tips