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Deploy Managed Rulesets for a zone in the dashboard

You can enable and configure Managed Rulesets for a zone in the Managed Rules tab of the Firewall app.

Managed Rules tab of Firewall app

Enable or disable a Managed Ruleset

In the Web Application Firewall (WAF) interface, click the on/off toggle on the right of a Managed Ruleset to enable or disable all the rules in that ruleset.

Configure a Managed Ruleset

Configure an action for all the rules

To configure an action for all the rules in a Managed Ruleset:

  1. Open the Firewall Rules tab of the Firewall tile.

  2. On the right of the Managed Ruleset you want to configure, click Configure.

  3. Select the action to perform for all the rules in the ruleset from the Ruleset Action drop-down list.

    Configure Managed Ruleset

  4. Click Save.

View the rules of a Managed Ruleset

You can browse the available rules in a Managed Ruleset and search for individual rules or tags.

Use the available filters in the Browse Managed Ruleset interface.

To view the rules of a Managed Ruleset:

  1. Open the Firewall Rules tab of the Firewall tile.

  2. On the right of the Managed Ruleset you want to browse, click Configure.

  3. Click Browse Rules.

    The Browse Managed Ruleset interface displays.

    Browse rules in Managed Ruleset

Configure a single rule in a Managed Ruleset

You can configure one or more rules in the Browse Managed Ruleset interface.

Do the following:

  1. Search for a rule using the available filters. You can search for tags.

  2. Find the rule you want to configure in the results list.

  3. In the result line for the rule you want to change, select the action for the rule in the Action dropdown, or change the status of the rule using the toggle available on the right.

    Browse rules in Managed Ruleset

  4. Click Next.

    The Configure Managed Ruleset interface displays, listing the configuration you just defined.

  5. Click Save.

Configure rules in bulk in a Managed Ruleset

You can configure several rules at once in the Browse Managed Ruleset interface.

Do the following:

  1. Enter search terms in the available input to find the rules you want to configure. You can search for tags.

    Select tag when browsing a Managed Ruleset

  2. In the results list, click the checkbox on the left of all the rules you want to configure.

    Alternatively, click a tag name under the search input to filter the rules with that tag, and then click the checkboxes for the rules you want to configure.

  3. To change the action or the status for the selected rules, select one of the options in the Set action and Set status drop-down lists, displayed in the top right corner of the table.

    Configure Managed Ruleset rules in bulk

  4. Click Next.

  5. Click Save.