Bug ID 936061: Variable session.user.agent missing for Edge Client & F5 Access clients

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

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

Known Affected Versions:
12.1.0, 12.1.0 HF1, 12.1.0 HF2, 12.1.1, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2, 12.1.2, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2, 12.1.3,,,,,,,, 12.1.4,, 12.1.5,,,, 12.1.6, 13.1.0,,,,,,,,, 13.1.1,,,,, 13.1.3,,,,,,, 13.1.4,, 13.1.5,

Opened: Aug 13, 2020
Severity: 4-Minor


When connecting with Edge Client & F5 Access clients the BIG-IP APM session variable session.user.agent is missing from APM sessions.


Session variable session.user.agent cannot be used for BIG-IP APM Access Policy logic flows


BIG-IP APM Edge Client & F5 Access clients


An iRule can be used to generate a like session variable. For example: # This event fires once per session when ACCESS_SESSION_STARTED { log local0. "Setting User-Agent based on HTTP data - [HTTP::header User-Agent]" ACCESS::session data set session.custom.client.useragent [HTTP::header User-Agent] #Use this variable in the VPE to make some decision }

Fix Information


Behavior Change