Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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security vpn ipsec site-to-site peer <peer> authentication pre-shared-secret <secret>

Specifies the pre-shared secret used to authenticate the VPN peer.

set security vpn ipsec site-to-site peer peer authentication pre-shared-secret secret
delete security vpn ipsec site-to-site peer peer authentication pre-shared-secret
show security vpn ipsec site-to-site peer peer authentication pre-shared-secret
peer
Mandatory. The address of the far-end VPN gateway. The format is an IPv4 address, an IPv6 address, a hostname (IPv4 networks only), an authentication ID, or 0.0.0.0.
secret
Specifies the pre-shared secret to be used to authenticate the VPN peer.

Configuration mode

security {
        vpn {
            ipsec {
                site-to-site {
                    peer peer {
                        authentication {
                            pre-shared-secret secret
                    }
                }
            }
        }
    }
}

Use this command to specify the pre-shared secret used to authenticate the VPN peer. The pre-shared-secret set here is only valid if the authentication mode is set to pre-shared-secret.

Use the set form of this command to specify the pre-shared secret used to authenticate the VPN peer.

Use the delete form of this command to remove the pre-shared secret configuration.

Use the show form of this command to view the pre-shared secret configuration.