Configure FireWall-as-a-Service (FWaaS)

  1. Install Neutron FireWall-as-a-Service

    # apt-get install python-neutron-fwaas
  2. Enable the MidoNet FWaaS plug-in

    Enable the MidoNet FWaaS plug-in by using the service_plugins option in the /etc/neutron/neutron.conf file:

    service_plugins = midonet.neutron.services.firewall.plugin.MidonetFirewallPlugin
    [Note]Note

    When using multiple service plugins, separate them with commas:

    [DEFAULT]
    service_plugins = foo,bar,midonet.neutron.services.firewall.plugin.MidonetFirewallPlugin
  3. Enable firewall in the dashboard

    Change the enable_firewall option to True in the /etc/openstack-dashboard/local_settings.py file:

    OPENSTACK_NEUTRON_NETWORK = {
       'enable_firewall': True,
       ...
    }
  4. To finalize installation

    Finalize the installation as described in Neutron Controller Node Installation.

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