38 Replies Latest reply: Jun 5, 2012 10:14 AM by ahthomas RSS

Traps spamming NPM Trap Log. Need to determine source!


In the SolarWinds trap log, I have tons of trap messages like the below message. How do I determine what is sending SNMP packets with an invalid community string? It's obviously not Orion NPM, but I have no idea what it is.


5/10/2012 2:13:21 PM10.19.1.3 servername publicSNMPv2-MIB:authenticationFailure snmpTrapEnterprise = MSFT-MIB:s​erver
experimental.1057.1.0 =
sysUpTime = 37 days 22 hours 6 minutes 45.12 seconds
snmpTrapOID = SNMPv2-MIB​:authentic​ationFailu​re