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Can I use SNMPv3 with noauth?



The systems adminiastrators have decided they do not want to use authentication. The device, a Brocade SAN switch, requires SNMPv3 in order to set context to select the virtual fabric.

I can access the device using SNMPv2, but the interfaces all look to be "down" because I have not selected the correct virtual fabric.

brocade noauth snmpv3

Created on Apr 24, 2013 1:52:48 PM

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In such an instance, just leave the password field empty. In such a case "SNMP_SEC_LEVEL_NOAUTH" is used. Thus, the encryption is deactivated entirely.

Created on Apr 25, 2013 9:02:19 AM by  Patrick Hutter [Paessler Support] (7,225) 3 3



Thank you for that explanation.

Created on Apr 25, 2013 9:06:17 AM

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