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term (Simple Filter)


Hierarchy Level


Define a simple filter term.


from—Match packet fields to values. If the from option is not included, all packets are considered to match and the actions and action modifiers in the then statement are taken.

match-conditions—One or more conditions to use to make a match.

term-name—Name that identifies the term. The name can contain letters, numbers, and hyphens (-), and can be up to 255 characters long. To include spaces in the name, enclose it in quotation marks (“ ”).

then—Actions to take on matching packets. If the then option is not included and a packet matches all the conditions in the from statement, the packet is accepted. For CoS, only the actions listed are allowed. These statements are explained separately.

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 7.6.