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Hierarchy Level


Configure the default security policy that defines the actions the device takes on a packet that does not match any user-defined policy.


deny-all—Deny all traffic. Packets are dropped. This is the default.

permit-all—Permit all traffic that does not match a policy.

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.