Create firewall

To configure firewall settings:

  1. Go to your Control Panel's Settings menu and click the Firewalls icon.
  2. On the page that loads, you can see the list of available firewalls. To create a firewall click Add Firewall.
  3. Specify the following settings:

    • IP Address for CP communication - IP address used to manage firewall via CP
    • CIDR to CP link - internal IP address prefix size
    • VLAN Interface Name - interface used for managing the firewall via CP
    • External IP Address - external firewall IP
    • External CIDR - external IP address prefix size
    • External Interface Name - external firewall interface
    • External Gateway - external gateway address
    • Default Rule - default firewall settings for new virtual servers (INSIDE_OUT)
    • User Name - specify username for the remote Vyatta management
    • Password - set password for remote Vyatta management
  4. Click Add firewall button.

    You may experience compatibility issues when using the 6.6 version of Vyatta. We highly recommend using the 6.5 version.