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Add a MAC Address Endpoint


Use the MAC address page to add a MAC address, which you can specify as a source endpoint or destination endpoint in firewall filter terms.

To add a MAC address:

  1. Select Configuration > Shared Objects > MAC.

    The MAC address page appears.

  2. Click the add icon (+) to add a new MAC address.

    The Add MAC Endpoint page appears.

  3. Complete the configuration according to the guidelines provided in Table 1.Note

    Fields marked with * are mandatory.

  4. Click OK to save the changes. If you want to discard your changes, click Cancel instead.

    The MAC address is created. You are returned to the MAC Addresses page where a confirmation message is displayed.

Table 1 provides guidelines on using the fields on the Add MAC Endpoint page.

Table 1: Fields on the Add MAC Endpoint Page




Enter a valid MAC address. MAC address must be 12 digit hexadecimal number.

Format: ([0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F][:|-|.]){5}([0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F])

Example: 00:11:22:33:44:55


Enter a description for the MAC address.


After adding MAC address, you can specify the MAC address as source endpoint or destination endpoint in firewall filter terms, see Add Terms to Firewall Filters.