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SNMP v3 user with no authentication protocol

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SNMP v3 user with no authentication protocol

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/19/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/19/2014
Modified
03/21/2018

Description

The Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) is a commonly used network service. Its primary function is to provide network administrators with information about all kinds of network connected devices. SNMP can be used to get and change system settings on a wide variety of devices, from network servers, to routers and printers.

The SNMPv3 user account was discovered to have no authentication protocol configured.

Solution(s)

  • secure-snmp-v3-installation

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