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security-association (Junos OS)


Hierarchy Level


Configure an IPsec security association.


sa-name—Name of the security association.

The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.


You must configure the IPsec keys as hexadecimal keys for maximum key strength with Junos OS in FIPS mode.