Identity Firewall must be enabled for IDFW firewall rules to take effect.


  1. Select Security > Distributed Firewall.
  2. In the left corner, click Actions > General Setting.
  3. Toggle the status button to enable IDFW.
    Distributed firewall must also be enabled for IDFW to work.
  4. To enable IDFW on standalone hosts or clusters, select the Identity Firewall Settings tab.
  5. Toggle the Enable bar, and select the standalone hosts, or select the cluster where the IDFW host must be enabled.
  6. Click Save.