Understanding Authentication Information and Access Methods

Setting up an access method requires that you add authentication information first, then add access method information.

If each router has the same username, password, and access protocol configured, you can set up one access method for all routers.

Different Junos Scope users can use the same authentication information to access a router if they all have the same permissions. If a user’s permissions are different, you must create two different authentication information entries.

You can create two access methods using the same authentication information and different access protocols. Or you can create two access methods with the same selections but with a different access method name.