his article describes the minimum recommended version of SNMP for Data Center Security (DCS) and Data Center Security Advanced (6.7 MP3).
This article also describes the locations of where to order to import the Management Information Base (MIB) to define the objects necessary for SNMPv3 to function.
DCS 6.7 MP3 and above
DCSSA 6.7 MP3 and above
Note: The Unified Management Console must be fully accessible in order to utilize this function. Take note of the Workflow in Figure 1-2 for ideas of implementing SNMP into your topology.
Configuring SNMP In DCS 6.7 MP3+
The minimum version recommended for the implementation of SNMP into your DCS environment is:
You can make these adjustments by clicking here or by following these steps:
Go to Settings > Integration > Alerts and Notification in the UMC
In the SNMP row, click Edit
In the Edit SNMP dialog, edit the relevant values and click Save
Note: If you are using FireFox and cannot "Add New SNMP Server" from Monitor > Alerts while editing a new alert, be sure to right-click into the new tab to take you to the SNMP configuration page. This is a known issue.
In order to import the MIB:
Locate the original DCS media or ISO file
Mount the file and go to DCS6_7 > 6.7.3 > Symantec_Data_Center_Security_Server_Advanced_6.7.3_ML > DCS Server Advanced > Tools > MIB
Clicking on the 'Add New SNMP Server' from the Monitor > Alerts while editing a
new Alert doesn't do anything. The link is disabled. If you right click into a
new tab it'll take you to the SNMP configuration page, which I believe the link
is supposed to do. See snapshot.
How to reproduce:
1. Create an Alert, configure the SNMP server then save
2. Edit the alert from above then scroll down to SNMP and click on the 'Add New
Expected : Page to navigate to SNMP configuration page
Actual : Nothing happens.
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