Difficulty: Beginner
Estimated Time: 10 minutes


After completing this scenario, user will be able to easily open ports in the firewall for services they want to make network accessible

Concepts included in this scenario:

  • Authenticating to the Web Console
  • Easily control traffic to the server using the local firewall

Using Web Console to Manage Firewall Settings

Step 1 of 6

Step 0

Prerequisite setup

Run the following command on your system, by clicking it below, prior to proceeding with the scenario.

yum install -y cockpit; systemctl enable --now cockpit; systemctl start firewalld; usermod -aG wheel rhel; echo redhat | passwd --stdin rhel