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content-filtering (Security UTM Policy)


Hierarchy Level


Configures a UTM policy for the content filtering protocols and attach this policy to a security profile to implement it. Each supported protocol may implement available content filters differently. Not all filtering capabilities are supported for each protocol. The HTTP protocol supports all content filtering features. The FTP protocol supports only lock Extension List and Protocol Command Block List. The e-mail protocols (SMTP, IMAP, POP3) supports limited to Block Extension List, Protocol Command Block List, and MIME Pattern Filtering.


The 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 9.5.

The [edit security utm default-configuration] hierarchy level is introduced in Junos OS Release 18.2R1.

Support for configuration in logical systems introduced in Junos OS Release 18.3R1.

Support for configuration in tenant systems introduced in Junos OS Release 19.2R1.