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    set cipher-suite encryption-algorithm-name;

    Hierarchy Level

    [edit security macsec connectivity-association connectivity-association-name]

    Release Information

    Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 16.2R1 for MX240, MX480, MX960, MX2020, and MX2010 routers.


    This statement encrypts all traffic entering or leaving the interface using any of the following MACsec encryption algorithms:

    • gcm-aes-128— GCM-AES-128 cipher suite without extended packet numbering (XPN) mode
    • gcm-aes-256— GCM-AES-256 cipher suite without XPN
    • gcm-aes-xpn-128— GCM-AES-XPN_128 cipher suite with XPN mode
    • gcm-aes-xpn-256— GCM-AES-XPN_256 cipher suite with XPN mode

    Required Privilege Level

    admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

    Modified: 2017-09-13