Add Request Authentication Setting window (SNMP v3)

System Administrator Guide for Virtual Storage Platform E Series

Version
93-07-0x
Audience
anonymous
Part Number
MK-97HM85028-18

This window appears when you click Add on the SNMP tab of the Set Up Alert Notifications window if the SNMP protocol version is SNMP v3.



Item Description
User Name Enter the name of the user permitted to execute GET REQUEST, GETNEXT REQUEST, and GETBULK REQUEST.

You can enter up to 32 alphanumeric characters, excluding the following symbols:

\ , / ; : * ? " < > | & % ^

Do not enter space characters at the beginning or the end of the value.

Note:

If you use a user name that has already been specified for Sending Trap Setting or Request Authentication Setting, specify the same settings for the following options that were specified for that name. Otherwise, SNMP traps might not be sent correctly.
  • Authentication
  • Authentication - Protocol
  • Authentication - Password
  • Encryption
  • Encryption - Protocol
  • Encryption - Key
Authentication
Select whether to perform the authentication.
  • Enable: Authentication is performed.
  • Disable: Authentication is not performed.

Authentication information is displayed only if authentication is enabled.

Authentication - Protocol
If authentication is enabled, select the authentication method.
  • SHA
  • MD5
Authentication - Password If authentication is enabled, enter a password. The password must be 8 to 64 alphanumeric characters, excluding the following symbols:

\ , / ; : * ? " < > | & % ^

Do not enter space characters at the beginning or the end of the value.

Authentication - Re-enter Password Re-enter the same password.
Encryption

Select whether or not to perform the encryption

  • Enable: Encryption is performed.
  • Disable: Encryption is not performed.

Encryption information is displayed only if encryption is enabled.

Encryption - Protocol
If encryption is enabled, select the encryption method
  • AES
  • DES
Encryption - Key If encryption is enabled, enter a key. The key must be 8 to 64 alphanumeric characters, excluding the following symbols:

\ , / ; : * ? " < > | & % ^

Do not enter space characters at the beginning or the end of the value.

Encryption - Re-enter Key Re-enter the same key.