Fuel plugin for FWaaS for Neutron
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FWaaS plugin

FWaaS (Firewall-as-a-Service) is a Neutron extension that introduces Firewall feature set.

This repo contains all necessary files to build FWaaS Fuel plugin. Supported Fuel version is 7.0.

Building the plugin

  1. Clone the FWaaS plugin repo from https://github.com/stackforge/fuel-plugin-neutron-fwaas.
  2. Install Fuel Plugin Builder:

    pip install fuel-plugin-builder

  3. Execute fpb --build <path> command, where is the path to the plugin’s main folder (fwaas). For example:

``fpb --build fuel-plugin-neutron-fwaas/

  1. The fwaas-plugin-.rpm plugin file will be created.

  2. Move this file to the Fuel Master node with secure copy (scp):

    scp fwaas-plugin-<x.x.x>.rpm root@:<the_Fuel_Master_node_IP address>:/tmp cd /tmp

  3. Install it using the following command:

    fuel plugins --install fwaas-plugin-<x.x.x>.rpm

  4. Plugin is ready to use and can be enabled on the Settings tab of the Fuel web UI.

Note that you can also download the built FWaaS plugin from the Fuel Plugins Catalog.

Deployment details

FWaaS deployment requires only adding a couple parameters in neutron.conf and enabling FWaaS tab in Horizon.

Currently this plugin is not compatible with Neutron DVR.

Accessing FWaaS functionality

Firewall settings can be found on the Openstack Dashboard (Horizon) in Project -> Network -> Firewall.

Please use official Openstack documentation to obtain more information: