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Hierarchy Level


Configure the exempt rulebase to skip detection of a set of attacks in certain traffic.


You must configure the IPS rulebase before configuring the exempt rulebase.


The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

Required Privilege Level

security—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 9.2.

Starting in Junos OS Release 18.2R1, IDP policy is available within unified security policy. IDP policy configurations are simplified and made available under the unified policy as one of the policy. Configuring source or destination address, source and destination-except, from and to zone, or application is not required with unified policy, as the match happens in the security policy itself.