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Creating SNMPv3 Users


You can create a user associated with an SNMPv3 group. For each SNMPv3 user, you specify the authentication type, encryption, and access privileges. The username functions as a security name when the SNMPv3 security model is a user-based security model (USM). This provides a level of security for SNMPv3.

To create an SNMPv3 user:

  • From configuration mode, enter the following configuration statement.