Solved: Juniper SNMPv3 Configuration Example.

PURPOSE: Simplified guide for Juniper.

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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 - Juni...

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