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Google Cloud firewalls

Google Cloud firewalls are fully embedded in the cloud networking fabric, highly scalable, and granular to meet your enterprise’s unique security needs.


Protect your Google Cloud resources with global and flexible firewalls

Flexible and customizable

Benefit from protection at the organization, folder, and project level with flexible control over firewall rules and policies.

Visibility and optimization

Gain insights into firewall rule usage and optimization opportunities to help you keep your deployment safe and easy to manage.

Granular controls

Leverage network tags and service accounts to define granular control for both north-south and east-west traffic.

Key features

Flexible firewall policies for your Google Cloud workloads

Hierarchical firewall policies

With hierarchical policies, you can create security policies at the organization and folder level.

A diagram showing Google Cloud firewall policies

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Get started with Firewall Insights

Learn how you can optimize your firewall rules and tighten your security boundaries with the Firewall Insights module in Network Intelligence Center.