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    filter (Configuring)


    filter filter-name {term term-name {... term configuration ...}}

    Hierarchy Level

    [edit firewall family (inet | inet6 | mpls)]

    Release Information

    Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 13.3 for PTX5000 routers with CSE2000.

    Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 13.3R4 for PTX3000 routers with CSE2000.


    Configure firewall filters.


    filter-name—Name that identifies the filter. This must be a nonreserved string of not more than 64 characters. You cannot use special characters within the name of a firewall filter. Firewall filter names are restricted from having the form __.*__ (beginning and ending with underscores) or __.* (beginning with an underscore).

    The remaining statements are explained separately.

    Required Privilege Level

    firewall—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

    Modified: 2017-01-18