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family family-name {filter filter-name {accounting-profile name;interface-specific;physical-interface-filter;}prefix-action name {count;destination-prefix-length prefix-length;policer policer-name;source-prefix-length prefix-length;subnet-prefix-length prefix-length;}simple-filter filter-name {term term-name {from {match-conditions;}then {action;action-modifiers;}}}}

Hierarchy Level

[edit firewall],[edit logical-systems logical-system-name firewall]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Logical systems support introduced in JUNOS Release 9.3.

simple-filter statement introduced in JUNOS Release 7.6.

any family type introduced in JUNOS Release 8.0.

bridge family type introduced in JUNOS Release 8.4 (MX Series routers only).


Configure a firewall filter for IP version 4 (IPv4) or IP version 6 (IPv6) traffic. On the MX Series routers only, configure a firewall filter for Layer 2 traffic in a bridging environment.


family-name—Version or type of addressing protocol:

  • any—Protocol-independent match conditions.
  • bridge—(MX Series routers only) Layer 2 packets that are part of bridging domain.
  • ccc—Layer 2 switching cross-connects.
  • inet—IPv4 addressing protocol.
  • inet6—IPv6 addressing protocol.
  • mpls—MPLS.
  • vpls—Virtual private LAN service (VPLS).

The remaining statements are explained separately.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-05-11

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