Monitoring

Under Settings > Monitoring, you can set up SNMP to connect cognitix Threat Defender to a central monitoring system.

The SNMP table displays the current SNMP connection settings. With the slider switch in the first column you can enable (on) or disable (off) SNMP. Click edit_icon in the table to edit the settings.

Field

Description

on/off

The slider switch indicates whether SNMP is enabled or disabled.

System Contact

Optional: Specify a contact person and contact information for the managed node, i.e. your cognitix Threat Defender.

System Location

Optional: Specify the physical location of this node.

V2 Communities

If you use SNMPv2c, click ADD COMMUNITY to add SNMP connection information. Enter the IP Address of the target monitoring system. Click delete_icon to delete the SNMP connection information. Note: The community string is currently hard-set to public. This will be made configurable with the next release.

V3 Users

If you use SNMPv3, click ADD USER to add SNMP connection information. Enter the Username. Specify the authentication and encryption methods used in the connection. Click delete_icon to delete the SNMP connection information.

The buttons at the bottom of the screen allow you to store your changes (SAVE) or to discard them (CANCEL).