Bug ID 943109: Mcpd crash when bulk deleting Bot Defense profiles

Last Modified: Feb 07, 2024

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

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

Fixed In:
17.0.0, 16.1.3,, 14.1.5

Opened: Sep 08, 2020

Severity: 2-Critical


When bulk deleting a large number of Bot Defense profiles (around 450 profiles) using TMSH, mcpd could crash.


Crash of mcpd causing failover.


This can be encountered during bulk delete of Bot Defenese profiles via tmsh.


Delete the Bot Defense profiles in smaller batches to avoid the possible crash.

Fix Information

There is no longer a crash of mcpd when deleting a large number of Bot Defense in a bulk using TMSH.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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