"Wrong" IP netmask object definition

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"Wrong" IP netmask object definition

Hi,

I am a new bee in PA. Can any answer very basic question.

I have seen  IP Netmask object defined with non-zero host portion and mask smaller then /32 in some firewall configurations..

Like this: 192.168.1.1/24 .

 

How does this work. Is that host object 192.168.1.1 or network object 192.168.1.0/24 .

 

Regards

Roman


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Hi @mikesr ,

 

It will be considered a range.

 

Cheers,

-Kiwi.

 

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as per @kiwi  but also note that the range will adjust according to your "/" notation.

 

 

 

 

subnet1.pngsubnet2.png

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Hi @mikesr ,

 

It will be considered a range.

 

Cheers,

-Kiwi.

 

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as per @kiwi  but also note that the range will adjust according to your "/" notation.

 

 

 

 

subnet1.pngsubnet2.png

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Soz @kiwi .

 

stole your thunder....

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