Bug ID 987637: DDoS: Single endpoint flood vectors and Bad destination not supported properly on Neuron hardware

Last Modified: May 29, 2024

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

Known Affected Versions:
15.1.0,,,,,, 15.1.1, 15.1.2,, 15.1.3,, 16.0.0,, 16.0.1,,, 16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2,,, 16.1.3,,,,,, 16.1.4,,,

Fixed In:
17.1.0, 17.0.0, 15.1.4

Opened: Jan 27, 2021

Severity: 3-Major


BIG-IP systems mitigate traffic on all of the IP addresses in an address list when certain DoS vectors are detected on a virtual server.


For Neuron-supported hardware, virtual servers with subnet destinations are not properly mitigated when flood vectors are detected.


-- BIG-IP hardware platform equipped with Neuron (BIG-IP iSeries) -- Virtual server configured with a DoS profile -- Flood traffic reaches the virtual server



Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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