Devices configured to use SNMPv3 SHA/AES are not able to be discovered and modeled in Spectrum.
Out of the box, Spectrum is configured to discover and model SNMPv3 devices configured with MD5/DES. This is controlled by the following entries in the $SPECROOT/SS/.vnmrc file:
Devices that are configured to use SHA/AES can be modeled in Spectrum using either of the following methods:
To override the default privacy to use AES, enter the following in the SNMPv3 profile in the Privacy Password field where <privpassword> is the Privacy Password:
Now when using this new SNMPv3 profile, SHA/AES will override the MD5/DES defaults.
For more information, please reference "SNMPv3 Support" in the Spectrum 10 docops guide online: