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Hierarchy Level


Define a security zone, which allows you to divide the network into different segments and apply different security options to each segment.


zone-name —Name of the security zone.

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 8.5.

Support for wildcard addresses added in Junos OS Release 11.1.

The description option added in Junos OS Release 12.1.

The unidirectional-seesion-refreshing option added in Junos OS Release 20.4R1.

The white-list option added in Junos OS Release 23.4R1.