[ECOS] SNMP authentication problem
Wed Jun 25 12:42:00 GMT 2008
I know its place, but I asked as the basic of SNMP, when I entered lines below to /etc/snmp/snmpd.conf file:
createUser username MD5 "password"
rwuser username auth
it should create a user "username" with password "password" and encrypt&cypt the coming-coming packets according to MD5. But, neither it creates a user in usm nor it encrypts&cypts the packets. The thing I want to learn is why it doesn't do it. When I aim to get any parameter from agent, agent says there isn't any user recorded. Am i doing sth wrong?
> Date: Wed, 25 Jun 2008 14:09:56 +0200
> From: email@example.com
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> CC: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: [ECOS] SNMP authentication problem
> On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 02:10:21PM +0300, Alperen Coskun wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > I'm using SNMP V3 configured in ECOS. I have a problem like that;
> > User page on ECOS web site says, we can configure agent authentication for V3 in snmpd.conf file. I'm writing following lines to that
> > file as below:
> > createUser username MD5 "password" DES
> > rwuser username auth
> > I aim to use authentication with no privacy. Also MD5 for authentication. But, ECOS agent does not create any user like that,
> > also I see that it doesn't use MD5. (I seached source c files and found nothing)
> md5 code is in net/snmp/lib/current/src/md5.c
> Did you not find that?
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