How to allow our IP ranges access via commonly used firewalls?

Ubuntu – ufw

The default firewall configuration tool for Ubuntu is ufw and if you’re running a dedicated Linux server, you should have access to it.

To allow an IP range through ufw, enter the following into your terminal:

$ sudo ufw allow from

And if you wish to restrict connections from a range to a specific TCP network port:

$ sudo ufw allow from to any port 22 proto tcp

You can read more about ufw here.

CentOS – firewalld

With CentOS, you can use firewalld which works in a very similar way. to Ubuntu’s ufw. To whitelist an IP range, run the following command in your terminal:

$ sudo firewall-cmd --zone=public --add-source=

You can find more information about firewalld here

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