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ldap-server (System)


Hierarchy Level


Configure an LDAPS server for LDAPS authentication and authorization for Junos OS user login. LDAP support for users trying to log in is extended with TLS security between the device running Junos OS (LDAPS client) and the LDAPS server.



Address of the LDAP authentication server.

base base domain

Distinguished name of the search base.

binddn node proxyacc username

Distinguished name of the proxy account of the LDAPS client to bind to the server with.

bindpw node proxyaccount password

Credentials of the LDAPS client to bind with.

ldaps-cert client certificate name

The client certificate for LDAPS client to establish an LDAP over TLS (LDAPS) connection. The certificate-name is the name that is added using request security pki ca-certificate load.

routing-instance routing-instance-name

The name of the routing instance. If you're configuring the nondefault management instance, use the value mgmt_junos.

port number

Port number on which to contact the LDAP server.

  • Default: None

Required Privilege Level

system—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 20.2R1.