Technical Documentation

authentication-algorithm (IPsec)


authentication-algorithm (hmac-md5-96 | hmac-sha1-96);

Hierarchy Level

[edit security ipsec proposal ipsec-proposal-name]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.


Configure the IPsec authentication algorithm.


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

  • hmac-md5-96—Produces a 128-bit digest.
  • hmac-sha1-96—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