Bug ID 863285: Incorrect value (icmpv6) is used when RuleList/Rule/Protocol is set to ICMPv6 via UI.

Last Modified: Jan 24, 2020

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP AFM, BIG-IQ, Install/Upgrade(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, 14.1.2.1, 14.1.2.2, 14.1.2.3, 15.0.0, 15.0.1, 15.0.1.1, 15.1.0

Opened: Dec 18, 2019
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

/config/bigip_base.conf fails with following error Syntax Error:(/config/bigip_base.conf at line: 619) "ip-protocol" unknown protocol "icmpv6"

Impact

Failure to load configuration during upgrade or discovery by BIG-IQ

Conditions

From WebUI, user configures Rule List -> Rule -> Protocol and selects "icmpv6" from drop down

Workaround

Set the protocol attribute via tmsh modify security firewall rule-list test rules modify { test { ip-protocol ipv6-icmp } }

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change