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max-sessions (Security Packet Log)


Hierarchy Level


Configure the maximum number of sessions actively conducting pre-attack packet captures on a device at one time. This value is expressed as a percentage of the maximum number of IDP sessions for the device.


percentage—Maximum number of packet capture sessions expressed as a percentage of the IDP session capacity for the device.

  • Range: 1 through 100 percent

  • Default: 10

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.