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profile (Access)



Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 10.4.


Create a profile containing a set of attributes that define device management access.


nameProfile name
accountingSpecifies the accounting options
address-assignmentSpecify the address assignment pool
authentication-orderOrder in which authentication mechanisms are used


  • ldap—Light weight directory access protocol

  • none—No authentication performed

  • password—Locally configured password in access profile

  • radius—Remote authentication dial-in user service

  • s6a—S6a authentication

  • securid—RSA secure ID authentication

charging-service-listList of used 3gpp charging services


  • ocs—Online charging service

clientEntity requesting access
client-name-filterRestrictions on client names authenticated on this server
domain-name-serverDefault DNS server's IPv4 address
domain-name-server-inetDNS server's IPv4 address
domain-name-server-inet6DNS server's IPv6 address
jsrcSet of JSRC configurations
ldap-optionsLight weight directory access protocol options
ldap-serverLight weight directory access protocol server
preauthentication-orderOrder in which pre authentication mechanisms are used


  • radius—Remote Authentication Dial-In User Service

radiusSet of RADIUS configurations
radius-optionsRADIUS options
radius-serverRADIUS server configuration
session-limit-per-usernameMaximum number of sessions allowed per username

Range: 1 through 16

session-optionsOptions for an authenticated client's session
subscriberLocally authenticated subscriber configuration
wins-serverDefault WINS server's IPv4 address

Required Privilege Level

access—To view this statement in the configuration.

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