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webapi (System Services)


Hierarchy Level


Configure Web API (webapi) to facilitate efficient transmission of user authentication and identity information from the CPPM to the SRX Series Firewall. The CPPM, which is the client in this relationship, initiates a session with the SRX Series Firewall Web API process, which is the server in this relationship. However, the CPPM can do this only if you have configured the Web API function on the SRX Series Firewall. For security reasons, the Web API process is not enabled by default.

The configuring statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.



Address of permitted HTTP/HTTPS request originator.


Debug level for webapi process.

  • Values:

    • alert—Match alert messages

    • crit—Match critical messages

    • emerg—Match emergence messages

    • error—Match error messages

    • info—Match informational messages

    • notice—Match notice messages

    • warn—Match warning messages


Debug log for webapi process.


Unencrypted HTTP connection settings.


Encrypted HTTPS connection settings.


Specify the User name.

The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

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 12.3X48-D30.