Vyatta Network OS Documentation

Learn how to install, configure and operate the Vyatta NOS, which helps drive our virtual networking & physical platforms portfolio.

Changing the password

Vyatta NOS has one predefined user account:

user ID: Vyatta						password: Vyatta

To secure your system, you should change the password for this user account.

Change your password

Change the password of the Vyatta user to 12new$pwd34 by using the set system login user command.

vyatta@R1# set system login user vyatta authentication plaintext-password 12new$pwd34
vyatta@R1# commit