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Lightboard Lessons: What is QUIC?

Posted November 19, 2018 by Jason Rahm

QUIC is the Quick UDP Internet Connections protocol, developed by Google and currently in IETF workgroups for further development. It is being considered for replacing TCP as a transport protocol for HTTP/3. Join Jason in this Lightboard Lesson as... Read more

RichFaces Framework 3.X Expression Language (EL) Injection (CVE-2018-14667)

Posted November 14, 2018 by Gal Goldshtein

Recently, a new vulnerability in the RichFaces framework was discovered and was assigned with CVE-2018-14667. RichFaces is one of the libraries that implement the JavaServer faces (JSF) specification which is the Java standard for building... Read more

Lightboard Lesson: Perfect Forward Secrecy Inspection Visibility

Posted November 14, 2018 by Jason Rahm

This time last year, we released a Lightboard Lesson recorded by David Holmes featuring his insights on the ultimate passive inspection architecture. Whereas the solution he proposed in that video stepped perfect forward secrecy (pfs) traffic down... Read more

BIG-IQ Reporting for Subscriptions and ELA - How to Generate and Revoke Licenses for Isolated BIG-IP VE Instances

Posted November 12, 2018 by Chase Abbott

Ever wonder how to generate subscription and ELA reports for BIG-IP virtual editions not connected to BIG-IQ? Now you can find out with DevCentral. Revel in the magical world of generating and revoking licenses for BIG-IP VE in isolated environments. Read more

BIG-IQ Reporting for Subscription and ELA Programs

Posted November 08, 2018 by Chase Abbott

Learn how to use BIG-IQ to generate your subscription and ELA reporting. Find out when reporting is needed and how the report is used. Read more

Technical Article

iControl REST Fine-Grained Role Based Access Control

Posted November 07, 2018 by Satoshi Toyosawa

iControl REST Fine-Grained Role Based Access Control Introduction The F5's role based access control (RBAC) mechanism allows a BIG-IP administrator to assign appropriate access privilages to the users [1]. For example, when the operator role... Read more

iRules Commands Updates

Posted November 01, 2018 by Jason Rahm

Late last week, I updated the iRules wiki with all the commands and events introduced in version 14.0. In the process, I noticed there were several commands I had to update as well, as I have done for past versions. The updated commands are noted... Read more

BIG-IP Solutions: URL Redirect Deep Dive

Posted October 30, 2018 by John Wagnon

Sometimes you just need to simply redirect one web page to another. But sometimes you have a page with lots of links and you want to redirect some of them but not all of them... Read more

Answers / discussion

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iRule Event Order - HTTP

Asked 11/8/2013

by What Lies Beneath

22 Votes

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OpenSSL and Heart Bleed Vuln

Asked 4/7/2014

by squip

21 Votes

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TCP Traffic Path Diagram

Discussed 5/13/2014

by What Lies Beneath

14 Votes

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F5 Big IP File Locations

Asked 8/24/2009

by JohnCzerwinski

10 Votes

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APM with google authenticator

Discussed 7/9/2016

by Patrik Jonsson

8 Votes

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A Protocol Profiler In a Few iRules

Discussed 11/12/2014

by Thomas Schockaert

8 Votes

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