Authentication and Verification of OSPF Routing Protocols - message-digest-key

Details

To improve network security, the OSPF routing algorithm should support MD5 encryption authentication


Solution

Enable MD5 authentication

ZXR10 (config-ospf-100-area-1)#authentication message-digest
ZXR10 (config-ospf-100-if-fei-0/1/0/8.1)#authentication message-digest
ZXR10 (config-ospf-100-if-fei-0/1/0/8.1)#message-digest-key 1 md5 fffff


Supportive Information

The following resource is also helpful.

This security hardening control applies to the following category of controls within NIST 800-53: Identification and Authentication.This control applies to the following type of system ZTE_ROSNG.


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