Security groups are sets of IP filter rules that define networking access and are applied to all instances within a project. You can either modify the rules in the default security group or create a security group with custom rules.

To modify an existing rule for a security group, see Modify an Existing Security Group

1

Log in to the VMware Integrated OpenStack dashboard.

2

Select the project from the drop-down menu in the title bar.

3

Select Project > Compute > Access & Security.

4

Click the Security Groups tab.

5

Click Create Security Group.

6

Enter a name and description for the new group, and click Create Security Group.

The new group appears in the list on the Security Group tab.

7

Configure the rules for the new group.

a

Select the new security group and click Manage Rules.

b

Click Add Rule.

c

From the Rule drop-down menu, select the rule to add.

The subsequent fields might change depending on the rule you select.

d

If applicable, specify Ingress or Egress from the Direction drop-down menu.

e

After you complete the rule definition, click Add.

8

Configure additional rules if necessary.

9

Click the Access & Security tab to return to the main page.