OSPF Auth Profiles Tab

  • Network > Virtual Router > OSPF > Auth Profiles
The following fields describe the OSPF authentication profile settings:
OSPF – Auth Profile Settings
Description
Profile Name
Enter a name for the authentication profile. To authenticate the OSPF messages, first define the authentication profiles and then apply them to interfaces on the
OSPF
tab.
Password Type
Select the type of password (simple or MD5).
  • If you select
    Simple
    , enter the password.
  • If you select
    MD5
    , enter one or more password entries, including
    Key-ID
    (0-255),
    Key
    , and optional
    Preferred
    status. Click
    Add
    for each entry, and then click
    OK
    . To specify the key to be used to authenticate outgoing message, select the
    Preferred
    option.

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