Juniper SNMPv3 Configuration Example

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    PURPOSE: Simplified guide for Juniper.

     

     

    Currently Work in Progress (WIP)

     

     

    Create the User

         Example Commands:

    set snmp v3 usm local-engine user TestSNMPV3User authentication-sha authentication-password P@$$w0rd

    set snmp v3 usm local-engine user TestSNMPV3User privacy-aes128 privacy-password P@$$w0rd

     

    Create the Group

         Example Commands:

    set snmp v3 vacm security-to-group security-model usm security-name TestSNMPV3User group TestSNMPV3Group

    set snmp v3 vacm access group TestSNMPV3Group default-context-prefix security-model usm security-level privacy read-view TestSNMPv3View

     

     

     

    Create the View

         Example Commands:

                        set snmp view TestSNMPv3View oid 1 include

     

    Set the Engine ID

         Example Commands:

                   set snmp engine-id <use-default-ip-address>

     

    Example Configuration

    set snmp v3 usm local-engine user TestSNMPV3User authentication-sha authentication-password P@$$w0rd

    set snmp v3 usm local-engine user TestSNMPV3User privacy-aes128 privacy-password P@$$w0rd

    set snmp v3 vacm security-to-group security-model usm security-name TestSNMPV3User group TestSNMPV3Group

    set snmp v3 vacm access group TestSNMPV3Group default-context-prefix security-model usm security-level privacy read-view TestSNMPv3View

    set snmp engine-id <use-default-ip-address>

    set snmp view TestSNMPv3View oid 1 include

     

    Additional Commands that can be used:

    SNMP Traps:

    See for more information Configuring the Trap Target Address - Technical Documentation - Support - Juniper Networks

                        set snmp v3 vacm access group TestSNMPV3Group default-context-prefix security-model usm security-level privacy notify-view TestSNMPv3View

     

     

    -Write (Not used in Solarwinds)

    set snmp v3 vacm access group TestSNMPV3Group default-context-prefix security-model usm security-level privacy write-view TestSNMPv3View

     

     

    For more information, please see Juniper's Documentation:

    Minimum SNMPv3 Configuration on a Device Running Junos OS - Technical Documentation - Support - Juniper Networks

    Example: SNMPv3 Configuration - Technical Documentation - Support - Juniper Networks

    SNMPv3 Overview - Technical Documentation - Support - Juniper Networks

     

    Used extensively for this guide:

    SNMPv3 on Juniper JUNOS

    Configuring the Trap Target Address - Technical Documentation - Support - Juniper Networks