protocol (IPsec SA for OSPF)


protocol (ah | esp);

Hierarchy Level

[edit security ipsec security-association sa-name mode transport manual direction bidirectional ]

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 12.1X46-D20.


Configure the IPsec protocol for a manual IPsec security association (SA) to be applied to an OSPF or OSPFv3 interface or virtual link.



Define the IPsec protocol for the manual SA. The protocol can be one of the following:

  • ah—Authentication Header (AH) protocol.
  • esp—Encapsulating Security Payload (ESP) protocol. This is the default.

Required Privilege Level

view-level—To view this statement in the configuration.

control-level—To add this statement to the configuration.

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