How to use the firewall on your server to manage incoming and outgoing connections

What use is a firewall?

A firewall can help you to protect your server from bot attacks, setting them up securely for use with your proxies and more!

How to use it:

Navigate to witherpanel.com.

Click on the Networking TAB.


You can now see where we can add firewall rules.



Click on the Create Rule button you can see above; this will bring up the options.



Here you can enter what you would like to do with this firewall rule.

Rule Type:

ACCEPT = allow the IP address(s) to talk with your server
DROP = block the IP address(s) from talking to your server

Example:



Some useful examples of IP address formatting:

Block all incoming connections:
0.0.0.0/0 with DROP.
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