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authentication

Syntax

authentication {algorithm (hmac-md5-96 | hmac-sha1-96);key (ascii-text key | hexadecimal key);}

Hierarchy Level

[edit services ipsec-vpn rule rule-name term term-name then manual direction direction]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Description

Configure IPsec authentication parameters for a manual security association (SA).

Options

algorithm—Hash algorithm that authenticates packet data. The algorithm can be one of the following:

  • hmac-md5-96—Produces a 128-bit digest.
  • hmac-sha1-96—Produces a 160-bit digest.

key—Type of authentication key. The key can be one of the following:

  • ascii-text key—ASCII text key. For hmac-md5-96, the key is 16 ASCII characters; for hmac-sha1-96, the key is 20 ASCII characters.
  • hexadecimal key—Hexadecimal key. For hmac-md5-96, the key is 32 hexadecimal characters; for hmac-sha1-96, the key is 40 hexadecimal characters.

Usage Guidelines

See Configuring Security Associations.

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

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


Published: 2010-04-28

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