Bug ID 946089: BIG-IP might send excessive multicast/broadcast traffic.

Last Modified: Oct 08, 2020

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP VE(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, 15.0.0, 15.0.1, 15.0.1.1, 15.0.1.2, 15.0.1.3, 15.0.1.4, 15.1.0, 15.1.0.1, 15.1.0.2, 15.1.0.3, 15.1.0.4, 15.1.0.5, 16.0.0, 16.0.0.1

Opened: Sep 17, 2020
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

BIG-IP might transmit excessive multicast/broadcast traffic.

Impact

Excessive multicast/broadcast traffic.

Conditions

-- BIG-IP Virtual Edition with more than one TMM. -- Number of excessive packets is directly proportional to the number of TMMs.

Workaround

None

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change