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encryption (Junos-FIPS Software)


Hierarchy Level

[edit security ipsec internal security-association manual direction]


Define the encryption parameters for internal Routing-Engine–to–Routing-Engine communication. The remaining statements are explained separately.


The hexadecimal format must be used for the encryption key to be FIPS compliant. The hexadecimal keys provide maximum key strength.

Required Privilege Level

Crypto Officer—To view and add this statement in the configuration.

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.