Technical Documentation



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Hierarchy Level

[edit firewall family family-name filter filter-name term term-name]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.


Match packet fields to values specified in a match condition. If the from statement is not included in a firewall filter configuration, all packets are considered to match and the actions and action modifiers in the then statement are taken.


match-conditions —Conditions that define the values or fields that the incoming or outgoing packets must contain for a match. You can specify one or more match conditions. If you specify more than one, they all must match for a match to occur and for the action in the then statement to be taken.

Required Privilege Level

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

Published: 2009-07-28