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[Archive] Configuring an L2TP over IPSec User on the Juniper Firewall



Article ID: KB4112 KB Last Updated: 29 Jun 2010Version: 6.0
Configuring an L2TP over IPSec User on the Juniper Firewall

Note: This article applies to ScreenOS 5.0 and above.


To configure an L2TP over IPSec user on the Juniper Firewall, perform the following steps:


Step one: Open the WebUI. For an example of how to access the WebUI, consult:KB4060 - Accessing Your NetScreen, SSG, or ISG Firewall Using the WebUI 

Step two: From the ScreenOS options menu, click Objects, select Users, and then click Local.

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Step three: Click New.

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Step four: From the Edit screen, enter a User Name.

Note: For this example, we entered John Doe.

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Step five: Click to select Enable.

Step six: Click to select IKE User.

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Step seven: Click to choose Simple Identity or Use Distinguished Name For ID. From IKE Identity, enter an identity name.

Note: For this example, we have selected Simple Identity. From IKE Identity, we have entered

Step eight: Click to select L2TP User. Enter the User Password, and then Confirm Password.

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Note:  If you would like this user to use specific settings, from L2TP/XAuth Remote Settings, enter WINS, DNS, and select the IP Pool to bind to. Otherwise, use the default settings for L2TP.

Step nine: Click OK.

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