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Re: Open LDAP and SNMP

On Sat, 5 Apr 2003, [ISO-8859-1] Michael Ströder wrote:
> Personally I'm rather scared of security aspects with SNMP. But I'm not
> really up-to-date with recent SNMP standardization/implementations.

Security in SNMPv1 and v2 is a cruel joke.  SNMPv3 has real cryptographic
authentication and privacy.  The greatest remaining problem in this area
is that many, many products still haven't implemented v3.

Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer   mwood@IUPUI.Edu
MS Windows *is* user-friendly, but only for certain values of "user".