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Hierarchy Level


(Encryption interface on M Series and T Series routers and EX Series switches only) Configure a certificate authority profile name.

Configure certification authority (CA) for X.509 certificate.


  • profile-name—Name of this CA configuration.

  • ca-name name—Name of the CA.

  • crl filename—Certificate revocation list (CRL) filename.

  • encoding—Certificate encoding, either binary or pem (privacy-enhanced mail).

  • enrollment-url url—Enrollment URL.

  • file filename—Certificate filename.

  • ldap-url url—Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) URL.

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

admin-control—To add this statement to the configuration

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.