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if-exceeding-pps (Policer)


Hierarchy Level


Configure rate limits in packets per second for a single-rate two-color policer when policing is desired on a packets-per-second basis rather than a bits-per-second basis. This can help protect against distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks.

The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

Required Privilege Level

firewall—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 16.1.