Bug ID 998781: When large no of feed list URLs are configured, BIG-IP takes long time to sync IP list

Last Modified: Sep 13, 2023

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

Known Affected Versions:
13.1.3,,,,,,, 13.1.4,, 13.1.5,

Fixed In:

Opened: Mar 02, 2021

Severity: 3-Major


If large numbers of feed URLs are configured in the IPI Policy, it takes a lot of time to fetch the IP lists from the feed server. BIG-IP system performance is significantly degraded.


It can take several minutes to multiple hours for the BIG-IP system to fetch updates from the feed server.


-- security ip-intelligence policy -- security ip-intelligence feed-list : add large number of URLs to the list



Fix Information

After fix, Performance had improved significantly.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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