Technical Documentation



rate-limit limit;

Hierarchy Level

[edit system services finger],[edit system services ftp],[edit system services ssh],[edit system services telnet],[edit system services xnm-clear-text],[edit system services xnm-ssl]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.


Maximum number of connection attempts on an access service.


rate-limit limit—(Optional) Maximum number of connection attempts allowed per minute.

Range: 1 through 250
Default: 150

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-26