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Hierarchy Level


Configure the connection-flood parameter to limit the number of new connection requests allowed per Media Gateway (MG) per second. Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP) Application Layer Gateway (ALG) drops the messages exceeding the threshold.


threshold rate—Number of connection requests per second allowed per MG.

  • Range: 2 through 10000

  • Default: 200

Required Privilege Level

security—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 8.5.