Bug ID 912253: Non-admin users cannot run show running-config or list sys

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Bug Tracker

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

Known Affected Versions:
15.1.0, 15.1.0.1, 15.1.0.2, 15.1.0.3, 15.1.0.4, 15.1.0.5, 15.1.1, 15.1.2, 15.1.2.1, 15.1.3, 15.1.3.1, 15.1.4, 15.1.4.1, 15.1.5, 16.0.0, 16.0.0.1, 16.0.1, 16.0.1.1, 16.0.1.2, 16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2, 16.1.2.1

Fixed In:
17.0.0, 16.1.2.2, 15.1.5.1

Opened: May 27, 2020
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

Lower-privileged users, for instance guests or operators, are unable to list the configuration in tmsh, and get an error: Unexpected Error: Can't display all items, can't get object count from mcpd. The list /sys or list /sys telemd commands trigger the following error: 01070823:3: Read Access Denied: user (oper) type (Telemd configuration).

Impact

You are unable to show the running config, or use list or list sys commands.

Conditions

User account with a role of guest, operator, or any role other than admin.

Workaround

Logon with an account with admin access.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change