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Scanning routers.
« on: March 23, 2013, 02:46:23 AM »
I am working with several clients that are good candidates for your product but I have some questions. When scanning a router can the scan read the routers configuration? I see it responds to devices that have a SNMP reply. But can I use the SNMP root user to login and obtain that configuration info?

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Re: Scanning routers.
« Reply #1 on: March 23, 2013, 02:01:36 PM »
Hi and thank you for your interested in our product!

NEWT cannot yet detect router configuration, but this may be something possible in the future.  I do know we're working on getting more information from SNMP-based switches and printers, but we haven't been able to look into routers quite yet.

There are SNMP-based products out there that can probably do what you're wanting, but they concentrate on SNMP and don't provide other types of scanning, such as Windows PCs, etc.