SNMP OID Whitelisting

Description: The ability to whitelist SNMP OID's from known traffic sources (such as a printer), to remove false positives. Follow the steps below to enable Whitelisting on your Canary console.

Step 1:

Login to your console.

Step 2:

Click on "Setup" to go to the Canary settings page.

Step 3:

Click on "Whitelisting" from the menu.

Step 4:

Turn on "Ignore these SNMP OIDs".

Step 5:

There are a few different option for SNMP OID whitelisting.

  • Comments can be added to help organise the list.

  • Wildcard ( * ) can be used on the last byte.

  • One OID per line

  • Blank lines are allowed

  • OIDs can be combined with IP's

  • Wildcard ( * ) are available for combined OID:IP

  • IP ranges are supports for OID:IP

Step 6:

Once you’ve finished, click “Save” to start applying the whitelist to new incidents.