How to start ufw firewall in ubuntu


The Unified Firewall (UFW) is a network firewall technology that allows network administrators to control the incoming and outgoing traffic on their networks. UFW can be used to protect networks from malicious attacks, prevent unauthorized access to systems, and protect data from being stolen.

In this post, You will get information about How to start ufw firewall service in ubuntu linux.

Step 1: Get UFW status

You need to 1st check your ufw service is status by using given command.

sudo systemctl status ufw.service

Step 2: Start UFW Firewall

You need to execute the following command in order to start the ufw firewall service.

sudo systemctl start ufw.service


We have successfully start ufw firewall service on ubuntu server, Kindly report in case you are facing difficulties with following details.

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How to start ufw firewall in ubuntu

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