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    address authentication mode

    Syntax

    address { ipAddress | unnumbered interfaceType interfaceSpecifier }
    authentication mode { text | md5 keyID }

    no address [ ipAddress | unnumbered interfaceType interfaceSpecifier ]
    authentication mode

    Release Information

    Command introduced before JunosE Release 7.1.0.

    Description

    Specifies the type of authentication used on this interface. The no version removes authentication from the interface. Supported only in RIP version 2. Authentication is disabled by default.

    Options

    • ipAddress—Address of IP interface where RIP will be run
    • unnumbered—Specifies RIP will be run on an unnumbered interface
    • text—Simple text password is sent with each RIP message. If the password is not possessed by neighbors, the message is rejected.
    • md5—MD5 message-digest algorithms are used to encrypt and compress the RIP message.
    • keyID—Number identifying the MD5 key. Neighbors must share the MD5 key to decrypt the message and encrypt the response.

    Mode

    Address Family Configuration, Router Configuration

    Published: 2014-08-14