If you have not previously encrypted the master
key on a firewall, use the following procedure to encrypt it. Use
this procedure for first time encryption of a key, or if you define
a new master key and you want to encrypt it. If you want to refresh
the encryption on a previously encrypted key, see Refresh
the Master Key Encryption.
Master Key and Diagnostics
Specify the key that is currently used to encrypt all
of the private keys and passwords on the firewall in the
If changing the master key, enter the new master key
—The number of
days and hours after which the master key expires (range 1-730 days).
Time for Reminder
—The number of days
and hours before expiration when the user is notified of the impending
expiration (range 1–365 days).