Supporting Admin Accounts for Dialup Connections

The NetScreen-5XT and the NetScreen-5GT devices support a modem connection for outbound dial-up disaster recovery situations. You can set up trustee accounts for the interface or for the modem. This topic describes the two types of trustees:

You can configure Modem Trustee and Interface Trustee accounts to have Read/Write or Read-Only levels of access.

The connection type to a device by a Trustee administrative account occurs exclusively, preventing any other connection type from occurring. The secure trustee connection prevents local console, Telnet, and SSH sessions to connect to the device if these other connection types attempt to use the trustee’s name or password.

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