SNMP, SNMPv2 and SNMPv3 This lesson is about using the appropriate resources to analyze network traffic. This lesson covers the following resources:
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
- SNMP Manager: data collection, can configure devices or pull information
- SNMP Agent: software on device: use on switches, printers and servers, can monitor or send data
- SNMPv2: Performance improvements but complex security, not widely adopted
- SNMPv3: The highest security, allows for username authentication, verifying that data is unchanged and encryption
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