Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2000

FPCFirewallChaining Object

The FPCFirewallChaining object defines Firewall service chainings. You can use Firewall service chaining to configure the routing of Firewall service requests among the servers.

You can use the FPCFirewallChaining object to determine whether chaining is enabled and to determine the name of the array or server to which to chain.

The FPCFirewallChaining object is a property of the FPCNetworkConfiguration object.

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Note to C++ Programmers

This object implements the IFPCFirewallChaining interface.


The following table lists the methods of the FPCFirewallChaining object.

Method Description
Refresh Reads the object's configuration information from persistent storage, discarding any changes to the configuration that were not saved.
Save Saves the object's configuration to persistent storage.


The following table lists the properties of the FPCFirewallChaining object.

Property Description
AuthenticationEnabled Gets or sets whether use of authentication in upstream routing is enabled.
ChainingAutoDialOut Gets a reference to an object that represents the automatic-dial settings of the chaining connection.
Credentials Gets an FPCCredentials object used to read and write credential information. This information is used if a firewall server needs to authenticate when it chains to an upstream firewall server.
ForwardTo Gets the name of the server or array to which to chain.
ForwardType Gets or sets the mode of firewall forwarding.
PrimaryAutoDialOut Gets a reference to an object that represents the automatic-dial settings of the primary connection.


  Windows NT/2000: Requires Windows 2000.
  Version: Requires ISA Server 2000.
  Header: Msfpccom.idl.