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authentication-key

 

Syntax

Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.

Description

Associate a Message Digest 5 (MD5) signature option authentication key with an MSDP peering session.

Default

If you do not include this statement, the routing device accepts any valid MSDP messages from the peer address.

Options

peer-key—MD5 authentication key. The peer key can be a text string up to 16 letters and digits long. Strings can include any ASCII characters with the exception of (, ), &, and [. If you include spaces in an MSDP authentication key, enclose all characters in quotation marks (“ ”).

Required Privilege Level

routing—To view this statement in the configuration.

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