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[ScreenOS] Cloning a policy which has no-hw-sess enabled



Article ID: KB27261 KB Last Updated: 05 Aug 2013Version: 1.0
This article describes the result of cloning a policy which has no-hw-sess enabled.

User has a policy in which no-hw-sess is enabled

nsisg1000(M)-> get policy id 976
name:"none" (id 976), zone Untrust -> Trust,action Permit, status "enabled"
src "PCs_Office", dst "", serv "ANY"
Rules on this VPN policy: 0
nat off, Web filtering : disabled
vpn unknown vpn, policy flag 00410400, session backup: on, hardware session: off
traffic shaping off, scheduler n/a, serv flag 00
log init close, log count 0, alert no, counter no(0) byte rate(sec/min) 0/0
total octets 0, counter(session/packet/octet) 0/0/0
No Authentication
No User, User Group or Group expression set

Will the hardware session status get copied if the user were to clone this policy from WEBUI?


Hardware session status is explicit to a policy on which it is enabled. Even if the policy is cloned, the resulting policy will mirror all the settings of the old policy except the hardware session status.
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