RIP Auth Profiles Tab

  • Network > Virtual Router > RIP > Auth Profiles
By default, the firewall does not authenticate RIP messages between neighbors. To authenticate RIP messages between neighbors, create an authentication profile and apply it to an interface running RIP on a virtual router. The following table describes the settings for the
Auth Profiles
tab.
RIP – Auth Profile Settings
Description
Profile Name
Enter a name for the authentication profile to authenticate RIP messages.
Password Type
Select the type of password (simple or MD5).
  • If you select
    Simple
    , enter the simple password and then confirm.
  • 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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