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Service Groups

Just like some of the other firewall components, services can also be bundled into groups for ease of administration.

Creating a ServiceGroup

  1. Go to Policy & Objects > Services.
  2. Select Create New. A drop down menu is displayed. Select Service Group
  3. Input a Group Name to describe the services being grouped
  4. Input any additional information in the Comments field.
  5. Choose a Type of group.The options are Firewall or Explicit Proxy.
  6. Add to the list of Members from the drop down menu. Using the + sign beside the field will allow the addition of multiple services.
  7. Press OK.


Example of a New Service Group:

Field Value
Group Name Authentication Services
Comments Services used in Authentication
Type Firewall
  • Kerberos
  • LDAP