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then (Services Stateful Firewall)


Hierarchy Level


Define the stateful firewall term actions. You can configure the router to accept, discard, or reject the targeted traffic. The other actions are optional.


accept—Accept the traffic and send it on to its destination.

accept skip-ids—The packet is accepted and sent on to its destination, but IDS rule processing configured on an MS-MPC or MS-MIC is skipped.

discard—Do not accept traffic or process it further.

reject—Do not accept the traffic and return a rejection message. Rejected traffic can be logged or sampled.

The remaining statement is explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.

skip-ids option added in Junos OS Release 17.1 on MS-MPC and MS-MIC on MX Series.