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destination-address (Services Stateful Firewall)



Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.

any-unicast and except options introduced in Junos OS Release 7.6.

address option enhanced to support IPv4 and IPv6 addresses in Junos OS Release 8.5.


Specify the destination address for rule matching.


address—Destination IPv4 or IPv6 address or prefix value. Using a value of 0::0/0 with IPv6 is not allowed for M-Series and MX-Series routers.

any-ipv4—Any IPv4 packet.

any-ipv6—Any IPv6 packet.

any-unicast—Match all unicast packets.

except—(Optional) Exclude the specified address, prefix, IPv4, IPv6, or unicast packets from rule matching.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

interface-control—To add this statement to the configuration.