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authentication-source (Services User Identification ClearPass)


Hierarchy Level


Configure ClearPass as the authentication source for the integrated ClearPass authentication and enforcement feature.

The ClearPass Policy Manager (CPPM), as the authentication source and client of the SRX Series Firewall HTTP server, initiates a connection to the SRX Series Firewall using the Web API that the SRX Series Firewall exposes to it. The CPPM sends user authentication and identity information to the SRX Series Firewall across this connection using HTTP or HTTPS POST request messages.

set authentication-source aruba-clearpass command can be used to configure the Juniper Identity Management Service as the authentication-source.



Aruba ClearPass authentication source name.


Aruba ClearPass authentication entry timeout number.

  • Range: 10 through 1440 minutes


Invalid authentication entry timeout number.

  • Range: 10 through 1440 minutes


Disable user query from ClearPass.

The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

Required Privilege Level

  1. services—To view this statement in the configuration.

  2. services-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 12.3X48-D30.