Guides - Edit Cloud Firewall Rules

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Secure your network with Linode Cloud Firewall. Create Firewall rules that only allow network traffic on selected ports and protocols.

Follow the steps in this section to edit predefined and custom Firewall Rules.

  1. Log into your Linode Cloud Manager and select Firewalls from the navigation menu.

  2. From the Firewalls listing page, click on the Firewall whose rules you’d like to edit. This takes you to the Firewall’s Rules page.

  3. Click on the more options ellipsis corresponding to the rule you’d like to edit and select Edit from the dropdown menu.

  4. From the Edit Rule drawer, update the rule’s configurations as needed.

  5. Click on the Edit Rule button to save your changes and apply them to the rule. If you would like to edit any additional rules, repeat the process outlined in this section.

  6. When you are done editing your Firewall rules, click on the Apply Changes button on the Rules page.

    Any edits made to rules do not take effect until you Apply Changes to the Firewall.

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