Help us improve your experience.

Let us know what you think.

Do you have time for a two-minute survey?

 

Configuring Authentication for SNMPv3 Users (SRC CLI)

 

For SNMPv3 users, you can configure the authentication type and the password used for authentication. The type of authentication can be Message Digest 5 (MD5) or Secure Hash Algorithm (SHA). By default, authentication is not configured for SNMPv3 users.

To configure authentication for SNMPv3 users:

  1. From configuration mode, access the configuration statement that configures the authentication type.

    To configure MD5 authentication:

    To configure SHA authentication:

  2. Specify the authentication password.

    To configure authentication password for MD5:

    To configure authentication password for SHA:

    The password must contain at least eight characters.