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http (System Services)



Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 12.3X48-D30.


Specify HTTP as the communication protocol for the Web API function of the SRX Series integrated ClearPass authentication and enforcement feature.

The SRX Series device exposes to the ClearPass Policy Manager (CPPM) the Web API for it to use to initiate a connection and then use that connection to send to the SRX Series device user authentication and identity information.

This statement also specifies the port number to use for the HTTP connection. The port number is optional.

If you deploy HTTP along with a Web management application, you must ensure that they run on different service ports.


portPort for HTTP to use for the Web API function.

Default: 8080

Range: 1 through 65535

Required Privilege Level

  • system—To view this statement in the configuration.

  • system-control—To add this statement to the configuration.