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show security flow session idp family



Display filtered summary of information about existing sessions, including types of sessions, active and failed sessions, and the maximum allowed number of sessions.



Display details summary of IPv4 sessions.


Display details summary of IPv6 sessions.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

Table 1 lists the output fields for the show security flow session summary family command. Output fields are listed in the approximate order in which they appear.

Table 1: show security flow session summary Output Fields

Field Name

Field Description

Valid sessions

Count of valid sessions.

Pending sessions

Count of pending sessions.

Invalidated sessions

Count of sessions the security device has determined to be invalid.

Sessions in other states

Count of sessions not in valid, pending, or invalidated state.

Total sessions

Total of the above counts.

Sample Output

show security flow session summary family inet

show security flow session summary family inet6

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 10.2.

Support for family inet6 added in Junos OS Release 12.1X46-D10.