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authentication-algorithm (Security IKE)


Hierarchy Level


Configure the Internet Key Exchange (IKE) authentication algorithm.


authentication-algorithm—Hash algorithm that authenticates packet data. It can be one of two algorithms:

  • md5—Produces a 128-bit digest.

  • sha1—Produces a 160-bit digest.

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.