Juniper SSG - reset to factory without credentials

To reset Juniper SSG to factory without login-credentials do the following:

  1. connect a serial-cable to Juniper SSG
  2. boot Juniper SSG and use the device-serial-number for username and password

You will get the following output after login:

!!! Lost Password Reset !!! You have initiated a command to reset the device to
factory defaults, clearing all current configuration and settings. Would you like to
continue? y/[n]

Confirm the reset and the device will be rebooted. The reset to factory defaults is done!

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    Authored by : davidr
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    Submit Date : 2011-10-18 15:07:37

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