Bug ID 942617: Heading or tailing white spaces of variable are not trimmed in configuration utility System Variable

Last Modified: Mar 30, 2024

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

Known Affected Versions:
14.1.0, 14.1.0.1, 14.1.0.2, 14.1.0.3, 14.1.0.5, 14.1.0.6, 14.1.2, 14.1.2.1, 14.1.2.2, 14.1.2.3, 14.1.2.4, 14.1.2.5, 14.1.2.6, 14.1.2.7, 14.1.2.8, 14.1.3, 14.1.3.1, 14.1.4, 14.1.4.1, 14.1.4.2, 14.1.4.3, 14.1.4.4, 14.1.4.5, 14.1.4.6, 14.1.5, 14.1.5.1, 14.1.5.2, 14.1.5.3, 14.1.5.4, 14.1.5.6, 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, 15.1.5.1, 15.1.6, 15.1.6.1, 15.1.7, 15.1.8, 15.1.8.1, 15.1.8.2, 15.1.9, 15.1.9.1, 16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2, 16.1.2.1, 16.1.2.2, 16.1.3, 16.1.3.1, 16.1.3.2, 16.1.3.3, 16.1.3.4, 16.1.3.5, 17.1.0, 17.1.0.1, 17.1.0.2, 17.1.0.3

Fixed In:
17.1.1, 16.1.4, 15.1.10

Opened: Sep 04, 2020

Severity: 4-Minor

Symptoms

Bot Defense does not accept the system variables with heading or tailing white space.

Impact

The HttpOnly cookie attribute is configured, but does not appear in TSCookie.

Conditions

Create a system variable with heading or tailing white space in, Security ›› Options : Application Security : Advanced Configuration : System Variables

Workaround

Create the system variables even with whitspaces through CLI, it omits the blank space from system variable name.

Fix Information

Trim() to delete the whitspaces.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

K10134038: F5 Bug Tracker Filter Names and Tips