Help us improve your experience.

Let us know what you think.

Do you have time for a two-minute survey?




Hierarchy Level


Use the handshake-timeout function to set the handshake time for Stream Control Transmission Protocol (SCTP).

From Junos OS Release 20.4R1 onwards, the [edit security gprs sctp profile profile-name] hierarchy level is replaced by [edit security sctp profile profile-name].


time-in-seconds—Number of seconds of handshake time that elapse before the session is terminated.

  • Range: 10 to 30 seconds.

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 10.2.