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connectivity-association (MX Series)


Hierarchy Level


Create or configure a MACsec connectivity association.

A connectivity association is not applying MACsec to traffic until it is associated with an interface. MACsec connectivity associations are associated with interfaces using the interfaces statement in the [edit security macsec] hierarchy.


No connectivity associations are present, by default.



Name of the MACsec connectivity association.

  • Range: 1 through 32 alphanumeric characters. Allowed characters are [a-z, A-Z, 0-9]

The remaining statements are explained separately.

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 15.1.