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spi (FIPS)

 

Syntax

Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 18.1 for QFX Series switches.

Description

Specify the security parameter index (SPI) value for the internal IPsec security association (SA) between internal Routing Engines. The SPI is an arbitrary value that uniquely identifies the SA to use at the receiving Routing Engine. The sending Routing Engine uses the SPI to identify and select the SA it uses to secure every packet. The receiving Routing Engine uses the SPI to identify and select the encryption algorithm and key it uses to decrypt packets.

Options

spi-value—Integer to use for this SPI.

Range: 256 through 16639

Required Privilege Level

maintenance—To add and view this statement in the configuration.