Scheduling when a firewall rule is active

Article:HOWTO55000  |  Created: 2011-06-29  |  Updated: 2011-12-16  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO55000
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Scheduling when a firewall rule is active

You can specify a time period when a firewall rule is active.

To schedule when a firewall rule is active

  1. In the console, open a Firewall policy.

  2. On the Firewall Policy page, click Rules.

  3. On the Rules tab, select the rule you want to edit, right-click the Time field, and then click Edit.

  4. In the Schedule List dialog box, click Add.

  5. In the Add Schedule dialog box, configure the start time and end time that you want the rule to be active or not active.

  6. In the Month drop-down list, select either All or a specific month.

  7. Check the box for the time frame that you want.

    If you check Specify days, check one or more of the listed days.

  8. Click OK.

  9. In the Schedule list, do one of the following actions:

    To keep the rule active during this time

    Uncheck the box in the Any Time Except column.

    To make the rule inactive during this time

    Check the box in the Any Time Except column.

  10. Click OK.

See Setting up firewall rules

See Customizing firewall rules

See Editing a policy.


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