Palo Alto Networks Knowledgebase: How to Verify SNMP Functionality

How to Verify SNMP Functionality

Created On 08/05/19 19:58 PM - Last Updated 08/05/19 20:11 PM

A quick way to check if PAN-OS can be polled using SNMP is to use a MIB browser such as iReasoning. A free personal edition can be downloaded here.

  1. Configure SNMP version 2 using steps 2 and 3 in the document How to Configure SNMPv2 on the Palo Alto Networks Firewall

    SNMP set up.jpg

  2. The Interface being polled must allow SNMP service.

    Check SNMP service allowed.jpg

    Note: If using an interface apart form Management ,please make sure that the Interface management profile associated with the Interface allows SNMP service.

To Verify if SNMP Polling with iReasoning software:

  1. Add the IP of the Interface being polled, making sure that the workstation can reach the Interface being managed via UDP portĀ  161.

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  2. Click the Advanced Button and Add the fields matching the ones configuredĀ  through IMG 1, hit OK.

    iresoning 2.jpg

  3. Double Click the OIDs in the MIB browser which should fetch the Values for the OIDs.

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