Technical Documentation

privacy-3des

Syntax

privacy-3des {privacy-password privacy-password;}

Hierarchy Level

[edit snmp v3 usm local-engine user username],[edit snmp v3 usm remote-engine engine-id user username]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.

Description

Configure the triple Data Encryption Standard (3DES) for the SNMPv3 user.

Options

privacy-password privacy-password—The password used to generate the key used for encryption.

SNMPv3 has special requirements when you create plain-text passwords on a router or switch:

  • The password must be at least eight characters long.
  • The password can include alphabetic, numeric, and special characters, but it cannot include control characters.

Required Privilege Level

snmp—To view this statement in the configuration.

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


Published: 2010-04-27