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Can you monitor the firmware version of Sonicwall and Cisco devices in PRTG?



Looking to monitor firmware versions of certain devices (Sonicwall and Cisco devices) and then be alerted when a newer version is available.

cisco firmware monitor sonicwall

Created on Aug 27, 2020 4:03:26 PM

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Thank you for your post.

This should be possible, if the target device has available OIDs with which you can query the firmware status. Please see the following blog post which shows a example on how this can be done for a Synology NAS.

Kind regards,
Sasa Ignjatovic, Tech Support Team

Created on Aug 28, 2020 10:10:01 AM by  Sasa Ignjatovic [Paessler Support]

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