You may remember a while back we reviewed the latest update of GFI LANguard 9, another powerful product developed by GFI is EventsManager. Managing, archiving and monitoring logs and SNMP traps for a whole network can be a bit of a logistical nightmare, that’s where products like this come in. Commonly they are known under [...]
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The SNMP protocol is a stateless, datagram oriented protocol. An SNMP scanner is a program that sends SNMP requests to multiple IP addresses, trying different community strings and waiting for a reply. Unfortunately SNMP servers don’t respond to requests with invalid community strings and the underlying UDP protocol does not reliably report closed UDP ports. [...]