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F5 XC | Rewrite Redirect functionality

Hi together,for the migration to F5 XC we need to change the location header for certain responses (301,302) to match the hostname of the XC instance.Is there currently a way to configure a rewrite redirect to an F5 XC virtual server?I also couldn't ...

devd4n by Altostratus
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Global Log Receiver - Payloads

I set up a global log receiver and I'm getting the logs, but the request and response bodies are "UNKNOWN".What do I need to do in order to get the payloads?Thanks, Guy

GuyG by Altostratus
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JSON field description

Hi, Hello, is there somewhere the description of JSON file fields created to describe the security analytics logs?ie authority, domain, as_org, asn, calculated_action etc...Many Thanks.

Machprod by Nimbostratus
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Resolved! Global Log Receiver

Hey,I'm trying to configure an HTTP Load Balancer with a Global Log Receiever, I saw that it is unavailable in the Free Plan so I switch to the Individual Plan but the Global Log Receiver feature is still locked.What do I need in order to unlock it?T...

GuyG by Altostratus
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Resolved! Access Logs - Invalid Tenant

Hey,I'm following this tutorial: https://docs.cloud.f5.com/docs/how-to/others/get-access-logs and when I run the `curl` command I get: "Invalid tenant. you'll be redirected to main login page.".I took the Tenant ID from "Home->Administration->Tenant ...

GuyG by Altostratus
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Resolved! XC Backup via API

Hi Floks,I would like to automate the backup (and restore if needed!) of my XC configurations via the API.What is the best way, can I save all the configurations at once, should I save the namespaces completely, one by one or should I save each objec...

AlsDevC by Altocumulus
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Resolved! Handle False Positive for files upload

Hi folks, I'm wondering how to handle uploading files through XC. For example, I have a URL used for uploading files to a web application, say /upload.The files appear to be scanned by XC which detects and triggers many attack signatures. According t...

AlsDevC by Altocumulus
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I have a running OWASP Juice Shop in Azure and have assigned a public IP on it. Trying to build a load balancer using XC. I am stuck at the VIRTUAL_HOST_PENDING_A_RECORD status. Question is do I need to use my own DNS to create a domain name entry fo...

XC - azure cloud Credentials issues

User @Hooni_L posted in the Technical Forum about having XC - azure cloud Credentials issues, and I thought it might get answered more quickly if I cross-posted it here.  Can one of the XC SMEs here please reply to the original post?      

XC licensing question

@MR_Freddy posted in the Technical Forum that they would like to understand how licensing works for XC, so I thought I'd share the post here in case one of the SMEs in this group had a better answer than  https://www.f5.com/cloud#Security or  https:/...

Resolved! Bypass WAF for X-forwarder IP in XC

We use the F5 XC and want to bypass the WAF rules if traffic comming from specific IP address in X-forwarder-for field,X-forwarder-for Field contail Multiple IP address and if any of the IP matches to the list , XC should bypass the WAF rulesE.g. Htt...

MTLS Certificate Authentication Error

 Hi All.I have configured a Client and Server SSL MTLS Certificate in F5, but when I am trying to access the site from outside, gets 403 - Forbidden: Access is denied error.Do we have any best practices for this configuration.Thanks, and regards.

jjamall by Nimbostratus
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Resolved! Inspecting HTTP LB traffic for security

Hi,I'm looking for an option to inspect the traffic that goes within my HTTP Load Balancers for security reasons. On BIGIP-LTM I have used the Clone Pool solution or developed my own iRules.Does the Distributed Cloud version suggest a similar feature...

amnonb by Nimbostratus
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Resolved! Multiple CE nodes in vmware?

Hi all, I've been working through building out a lab for DXC in my local VMware ESXi environment. I've got a handle on one node pretty well, but trying to add an additional node to the cluster, it never seems to finish provisioning. I'm on the lowest...

F5 Distributed Cloud HTTP Load balancer

I am trying to use F5 Distributed Cloud HTTP load balancer to select specific origin  pool based on url hostname. Can you suggest how can I do it.On BIGIP-LIM we use irule and data group to accomplish that as we use multiple url behind same VIP. Than...

A Tenant with a Single Owner - Deletion of Owner User

Whether its an individual/free tenant or an org tenant, what if the tenant has a single owner and if one needs to delete that user? will others lose access to that tenant or someone else with regular admins access can promote themselves to tenant own...

VamshiKG by F5 Employee
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Does Deleting a Namespace Deletes Everything Under It?

I have a namespace in XC tenant and I have deployed a couple of services there and setup ingress load balancers to advertise services, enabled service mesh, API learning, etc. I am now wondering if I delete the namespace, will all configuration objec...

VamshiKG by F5 Employee
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