12.6. Home Networks
Several features of Trisul depend on being able to tell which IPs belong to your home network and which are to be treated as external. The rough idea is that hosts in your home network are thought to be under your administrative domain. For these features to work accurately you need to tell Trisul which IPs constitute your “Home Network”
Here is a quick description of terminology related to the concept of home networks.
- Outgoing Traffic
Source IP is in your home network, but Dest IP is not
- Incoming Traffic
Source IP is not in your home network, but Dest IP is
- Internal Traffic
Both Source IP and Dest IP are in your home network
- Transit Traffic
Both Source IP and Dest IP are not in your home network.
12.6.2 Add a new home network
It pays to be accurate about your home network as it can impact several reports and views. If you want to add a new subnet to your home network or edit an existing entry, follow these steps.
adminuser to manage home networks.
- Click on Add a network
- Enter an IP and a subnetmask (eg, 184.108.40.206 and 255.255.0.0) that represents your home network
- Click Create button to add a new home network