Technical Documentation



pre-shared-key (ascii-text character-string | hexadecimal hexadecimal-digits);

Hierarchy Level

[edit access profile profile-name client client-name ike]

Release Information

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 7.4.


Configure the key used to authenticate a dynamic peer during IKE phase 1 negotiation. Specify the key in either ASCII or hexadecimal format.


ascii-text character-string—Authentication key in ASCII format.

hexadecimal hexadecimal-digits—Authentication key in hexadecimal format.

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-26