Firewall rules for Trust Groups are added to a virtual data center in vCloud Air.

You can edit and delete only the user-defined firewall rules that were added to a virtual data center. You cannot edit or delete an auto-generated rule or the default rule.

Editing or adding rules for the Trust Groups firewall is possible only when you have the vCloud Air Dedicated Cloud subscription service.


To edit a Trust Groups firewall rule, navigate to the virtual data center in vCloud Director where a Trust Groups firewall is configured.

See Add a Trust Groups Firewall Rule for information.

The table of configured Trust Groups firewall rules for the virtual data center appears.


Perform any of the following actions to manage the Trust Groups firewall rule:

Disable a rule by clicking disable, or enable a rule by clicking enable rule.

Edit a rule by clicking edit.

Delete a rule by clicking Delete icon.

Move a rule up or down in the Firewall table by clicking move up) or move down.


You can move a custom rule up or down in the table. The default rule is always at the bottom of the table and cannot be moved.

Search for rules by typing text in the Search field.

Display additional columns in the rule table by clicking select columns and selecting the appropriate columns.

Column Name

Information Displayed

Rule Tag

Unique system generated ID for each rule


Whether traffic for this rule is being logged


Clicking stats shows the traffic related to this rule (traffic packets and size)


Comments for the rule


Click Publish Changes.