SNMP notifications

The switches:

  • Default Traps: A switch automatically sends default traps to trap receivers using the configured community name. You have to configure and supply the community name to use in the trap-receiver config, there is no default. Use the snmp-server host <IP_ADDRESS> community "<COMMUNITY_NAME>" command to configure a community name and the snmp-server host <IP_ADDRESS> community "<COMMUNITY_NAME>" trap-level [all | critical | not-info | debug | none] command to set the level of traps to send to the community.

  • SNMPv2c informs

  • SNMP v3 notification process, including traps

This section describes how to configure a switch to send network security and link-change notifications to configured trap receivers.