No relevant resource is found in the selected language.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Read our privacy policy>Search


To have a better experience, please upgrade your IE browser.


CLI-based Configuration Guide - Security

AR500, AR510, and AR530 V200R007

This document describes the configurations of Security, including AAA, DAA,NAC, BRAS Access, ACL, Firewall, Deep Security Defense, Local Attack Defense;Attack Defense, Traffic Suppression, ARP Security, Port Security, DHCP Snooping, IPSG, URPF, PKI, SSL, HTTPS, Keychain, separating the management plane from the service plane, security risks.
Rate and give feedback:
Huawei uses machine translation combined with human proofreading to translate this document to different languages in order to help you better understand the content of this document. Note: Even the most advanced machine translation cannot match the quality of professional translators. Huawei shall not bear any responsibility for translation accuracy and it is recommended that you refer to the English document (a link for which has been provided).
Creating a Zone and Adding Interfaces to the Zone

Creating a Zone and Adding Interfaces to the Zone


To configure firewall functions, create zones. Then you can deploy security services according to the priorities of the zones. The device considers that data transmission within a zone is reliable and does not enforce any security policy on intra-zone data transmission. The device verifies data and enforces security policies only when the data is transmitted from one zone to another.

You must configure a priority for a zone before making other configurations. The priority cannot be changed. Each zone must have a different priority. A larger priority value indicates a higher priority.

The firewall takes effect only after interfaces are added to zones.

The device automatically creates a zone named Local. The Local zone has the highest priority and cannot be deleted. In addition, the priority of this zone cannot be changed, and no interface can be added to this zone. To apply the firewall function to the control packets that need to be processed by the device, use the Local zone.


  1. Run:


    The system view is displayed.

  2. Run:

    firewall zone zone-name

    A zone is created.

    By default, no zone is created on the Router.

  3. Run:

    priority security-priority

    A priority is set for the zone.

  4. Run:


    Return to the system view.

  5. Run:

    interface interface-type interface-number

    The interface view is displayed.

  6. Run:

    zone zone-name

    The interface is added to the zone.

    Each zone has multiple interfaces, but an interface can be added to only one zone.

Updated: 2019-05-25

Document ID: EDOC1000097287

Views: 13723

Downloads: 40

Average rating:
This Document Applies to these Products
Related Documents
Related Version
Previous Next