You can edit and delete only the user-defined firewall rules that were added to an edge gateway. You cannot edit or delete an auto-generated rule or the default rule, except for changing the default rule's action setting. You can change the priority order of user-defined rules.
About this task
For details about the available settings for the rule's various cells, see Add an Edge Gateway Firewall Rule Using the Tenant Portal.
- Launch the tenant portal using the following steps.
- Log in to the vCloud Director Web console and navigate to the edge gateway.
- Right-click the name of the edge gateway and click Edge Gateway Services in the context menu.
The tenant portal opens in a new browser tab and displays the Edge Gateway screen for that edge gateway.
- If the Firewall Rules screen is not already visible, click the Firewall tab.
- Click the Firewall tab.
- Perform any of the following actions to manage the firewall rules:
Disable a rule by clicking the green check mark in its No. cell. The green check mark turns to a red disabled icon. If the rule is disabled and you want to enable the rule, click the red disabled icon.
Edit a rule's name by double-clicking in its Name cell and typing the new name.
Modify the settings for a rule, such as the source or action settings, by selecting the appropriate cell and using the displayed controls.
Delete a rule by selecting it and clicking the x icon located above the rules table.
Hide system-generated rules by using the Show only user-defiend rules toggle.
Move a rule up or down in the rules table by selecting the rule and clicking the up and down arrow icons located above the rules table.Note:
You can move a user-defined rule up or down in the table. The system-generated internal rules are always at the top of the table, the default rule is always at the bottom of the table, and those rules cannot be moved.
- Click Save changes.