Technical Documentation

authentication-algorithm (IKE)


authentication-algorithm (md5 | sha1);

Hierarchy Level

[edit security ike proposal ike-proposal-name]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.


Configure the Internet Key Exchange (IKE) authentication algorithm.


authentication-algorithm—Hash algorithm that authenticates packet data. It can be one of two algorithms:

  • md5—Produces a 128-bit digest.
  • sha1—Produces a 160-bit digest.

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-26