The Panopta OnSight vCollector has the ability to act as a trap receiver for SNMP monitored devices. You can configure trap alerts by pointing your network devices to send traps to OnSight by adding the IP address of your OnSight vCollector and sending the traps on port 162. SNMP traps are accessible to all accounts, provided all of the following are true:
When a trap is fired, the OnSight receives the trap containing a message with the IP address of the device, the OID, as well as the value. When the OnSight syncs back with our cloud, the alert timeline that you have configured for that particular device will begin and alerts will be sent.
SNMP trap configuration can be baked into a template and stamped onto other devices for common trap configuration.
To set up an SNMP trap, perform the following: