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security-name (SNMP Notifications)


Hierarchy Level


Configure the security name used when generating SNMP notifications.


security-name—If the SNMPv3 USM security model is used, identify the user when generating the SNMP notification. If the v1 or v2c security models are used, identify the SNMP community used when generating the notification.


The access privileges for the group associated with this security name must allow this notification to be sent.

If you are using the v1 or v2 security models, the security name at the [edit snmp v3 vacm security-to-group] hierarchy level must match the security name at the [edit snmp v3 snmp-community community-index] hierarchy level.

Required Privilege Level

snmp—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.