Configuring Manager Requests

SNMP managers can use SNMP protocol commands to request Deep Discovery Email Inspector system information.

  1. Go to Administration > System Settings > SNMP.
  2. Under Manager Requests, select Listen for requests from SNMP managers.
  3. Specify the manager request settings.

    Option

    Description

    Device location

    Specify the location of this appliance.

    Administrator contact

    Specify the administrator contact of this appliance.

    SNMP version

    Select the SNMP version:

    • SNMPv1/SNMPv2c

    • SNMPv3

      If you use SNMPv3, configure the SNMP server as follows:

      • Context Name: "" (default context)

      • Context Engine ID: <Auto>

      • (Optional) MD5 Authentication protocol: HMAC-MD5

      • (Optional) DES Privacy protocol: CBC-DES

    Allowed community names

    Specify a maximum of 5 community names.

    Security model

    Note:

    This field is only available for SNMPv3.

    Select the security model:

    • No authentication or privacy

    • Authenticated

    • Authenticated with privacy

    User name

    Note:

    This field is only available for SNMPv3.

    Specify the user name.

    Password

    Note:

    This field is only available for SNMPv3.

    Specify the password.

    Privacy passphrase

    Note:

    This field is only available for SNMPv3.

    Specify the privacy passphrase.

    Trusted manager server addresses

    Specify a maximum of 32 trusted manager server addresses.

  4. Click Save.
  5. (Optional) Click Download MIB to download the Management Information Database (MIB) files.
    • Users can open the MIB files to view all network objects that can be monitored and managed using the SNMP protocol, or import them into management consoles that support this protocol.

    • For a list of Deep Discovery Email Inspector supported SNMP object identifiers (OID), see SNMP Object Identifiers.