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Add a Local Authentication Entry

You are here: Security Services > Firewall Authentication > Local Authentication.

To add a local authentication entry:

  1. Click + on the upper-right corner of the Local Authentication page.

    The Add Local Auth Entry page appears.

  2. Complete the configuration according to the guidelines provided in Table 1.
  3. Click OK to save the changes. If you want to discard your changes, click Cancel.
Table 1: Fields on the Add Local Auth Page



IP Address

Enter an IP address for the local authentication.


Enter a username for the local authentication.

Role List

Enter roles for the local authentication entry. Enter the role and click + to add a role.

To delete a role, select the role and click the delete (X) icon.

To edit a role, hover over the role name and click the pencil icon.


You can configure only maximum of 200 roles for a local authentication entry.