iptables at API Gateway startup

Document ID : KB000115947
Last Modified Date : 27/09/2018
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Question:
Run /sbin/chkconfig iptables off.
iptables is disable.
However, when the ssg service is started, it is enable.

After start ssg service, run iptables -L comannd:
result: Shown  firewall rules.

 
Environment:
API Gateway aplliance
Answer:
That's because of the current specifications of API Gateway aplliance.

Current specifications:
The necessary firewall rules are loaded when the SSG service starts up.
It is if even though iptables in chkconfig are invalid.
So, after activating SSG service, "iptables - L" command displays valid firewall rules.