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request system zeroize


request system zeroize


Erase and replace with zeros all user-created data from Routing Engines.


none—Zeroize all Routing Engines in Junos OS in FIPS mode. You must verify the request by typing yes to proceed. This command is restricted to Crypto Officers because the maintenance permission bit is one of the permission bits, along with secret and control, that distinguishes Crypto Officers from other FIPS users.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

When you enter this command, you are provided feedback on the status of your request.

Sample Output

request system zeroize

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 12.1.