CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Q81

A network technician has been tasked to configure a new network monitoring tool that will examine interface settings throughout various network devices. Which of the following would need to be configured on each network device to provide that information in a secure manner?

A. S/MIME
B. SYSLOG
C. PGP
D. SNMPv3
E. RSH

Correct Answer: D
Section: Network security

Explanation:
The network monitoring need to use a network management protocol. SNMP has become the de facto standard of network management protocols. The security weaknesses of SNMPv1 and SNMPv2c are addressed in SNMPv3.