IP Group Creation


IP Group; A group is defined to manage the IP or host together.

The IP Groups screen that is opened when IP Group option is clicked in the Gateway Management menu is used to manage the pre-defined IP / Host Groups. Pre-defined IP / Host groups are used in Allowed IP / Host List and Blocked IP / Host List policies.

Figure: Defining IP Group

  • Click New IP Group button to create a new IP / Host group.
  • The values of the opened IP Group window are entered into the fields given below.
    • IP Group: Ip group value is entered.
    • Description: A description can be added for ease of administration.
    • IP/Host Name: Type the IP or Host name and click the button next to the tick.The characters ‘*’ and ‘-’ can be used to specify the IP range.
      • ‘For example, 10.3.10.* Specifies IPs between 10.3.10.0 and 10.3.10.255.
      • If you want to add many IPs at once, you can write all IPs separated by commas. The IPs will be added automatically.
  • Click Save button to save the operation.
  • If you want to edit or delete the IP Group, click the Edit button on the IP Groups page. If you want to edit the IP group, enter the desired values and click the Save button. If you want to delete the IP group, click Delete button.