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Host IPSec on Junos OS Evolved

Junos OS Evolved supports control plane IPSec, also called host IPSec. This is a secure connection between the Routing Engine and an external device. You can configure a router to use IPSec to protect routing protocols (for example, BGP) or management functions (for example, Telnet) without affecting subscriber traffic traversing the router.

You configure host IPSec for Junos OS Evolved using the host-vpn configuration statement at the [edit security] hierarchy level.

The following is an example host IPSec configuration, in which all traffic is protected, for a connection between a router at and a peer at