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encryption (FIPS)



Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 12.1 for EX Series switches.


Define the encryption parameters for communication between internal Routing Engines.


We recommend using the hexadecimal format for maximum key strength.

The remaining statements are explained separately.

Required Privilege Level

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