Technical Documentation

security-name (SNMP Notifications)


security-name security-name;

Hierarchy Level

[edit snmp v3 target-parameters target-parameters-name parameters]

Release Information

Statement introduced before JUNOS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in JUNOS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.


Configure the security name used when generating SNMP notifications.


security-name—Identifies the user that is used when generating the notification if the USM security model is used. Identifies the SNMP community used when generating the notification if the v1 or v2c security models are used.

Note: The access privileges for the group associated with this security name must allow this notification to be sent.

If you are using the v1 or v2 security models, the security name at the [edit snmp v3 vacm security-to-group] hierarchy level must match the security name at the [edit snmp v3 snmp-community community-index] hierarchy level.

Required Privilege Level

snmp—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Published: 2010-04-27