community strings for Reliance Globalcom

Matthew Petach mpetach at netflight.com
Fri Jan 13 11:22:40 CST 2012


On Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 6:41 AM, Stefan Fouant
<sfouant at shortestpathfirst.net> wrote:
> I could be wrong, but I think OP was requesting for BGP communities. I don't think he was asking for their SNMP community strings - I've never heard of a situation where a provider would allow their customers to poll their routers via SNMP.
>
> Or did I miss something?

Sorry--I was knee-deep in digging through IPv6 OIDs, so my
brain was all awash with SNMP community strings when I
saw the post.  You're right, in retrospect BGP communities
made more sense.

Apologies for the confusion.

Matt

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> On Jan 12, 2012, at 6:06 PM, Matthew Petach <mpetach at netflight.com> wrote:
>
>> On Thu, Jan 12, 2012 at 2:57 PM, Philip Lavine <source_route at yahoo.com> wrote:
>>> does anybody have the community strings for Reliance Globalcom
>>>
>>
>> You might check to see if they left the default "public" read-only
>> string in place, but I highly doubt it.  Most people are pretty careful
>> to pick at least somewhat hard to guess community strings, and
>> to ACL them off from external querying.
>>
>> Matt
>>
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