SNMPv2 uses community names for read and write access which are sent across the wire in clear text.

SNMP version 3 was developed to overcome the weaknesses of SNMPv2.


The command to disable SNMPv2 is as follows\n

ProCurve Switch(config)# snmpv3 only\n

Supportive Information

The following resource is also helpful.

This security hardening control applies to the following category of controls within NIST 800-53: Configuration Management, System and Information Integrity.This control applies to the following type of system HPProCurve.