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Hierarchy Level


Configure the Data Encryption Standard (DES) as the privacy type for the SNMPv3 user.

For privacy encryption, you can either enter a password in clear text, which is immediately encrypted, or, if you already have the encrypted version (known as a key), enter the key directly.

The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

Required Privilege Level

snmp—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.