The Firewall payload allows admins to configure firewall rules for Android devices. Each firewall rule type allows you to add multiple rules.

This profile is available when OEM Settings is enabled and the Select OEM field is set to Samsung in the General profile settings.
Note: The Firewall payload only applies to SAFE 2.0+ devices.

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Devices > Profiles & Resources > Profiles > Add > Add Profile > Androidor Android (Legacy).
    The Firewall profile only displays for Android profiles when the OEM Settings field is enabled and Samsung is selected from the Select OEM field. The OEM Settings field in the General profile only applies to Android profiles and not Android (Legacy) configurations.
  2. Select Device to deploy your profile.
  3. Configure the General profile settings.
    The General settings determine how the profile deploys and who receives it.
  4. Select the Firewall profile.
  5. Select the Add button under the desired rule to configure the settings:
    Setting Description
    Allow Rules Allows the device to send and receive from a specific network location.
    Deny Rules Blocks the device from sending and receiving traffic from a specific network location.
    Reroute Rules Redirects traffic from a specific network location to an alternate network. If an allowed website redirects to another URL, please add all redirected URLs to the Allow Rules section so it can be accessed.
    Redirect Exception Rules Avoids traffic from being redirected.
  6. Select Save & Publish.