How do I Enable SNMP on a PIX / ASA ?

Below shows you the commands to enable SNMP (polls or traps) on PIX/ASA v7.x or later.....

pix(config)# snmp-server host [interface_name] [ip_address] trap community [community string]
pix(config)# snmp-server host [interface_name] [ip_address] poll community [community string]

Tags: ASA, PIX, Cisco, SNMP, Firewall

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