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BMC SNMP Agent Default Community Name (public)

Nessus security scans is showing the following vulnerability:  BMC SNMP Agent Default Community Name (public)

I'm having trouble finding where to change the BMC community name on a Dell server.  Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks,
Nick
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Aaron TomoskySD-WAN SimplifiedCommented:
It’s in idrac, SNMP settings, and in two places, depends on your version, but probably settings-network-services and also settings-services-snmp agent
https://www.dell.com/community/PowerEdge-General-HW/Where-to-configure-SNMP-on-iDrac-8/m-p/4585475
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ndalmolin_13Author Commented:
Hello and thanks for posting.  I checked the iDRAC settings on this server and I had the community string changed in both places.  Nessus is showing this vulnerability for port 8161.  If I check resource monitor, core.service.exe is what is using this port.  This appears to be AppAssure.  Any ideas on where to change this string in AppAssure?
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Aaron TomoskySD-WAN SimplifiedCommented:
Never done this and it probably depends on the version but here are the instructions from quest
https://support.quest.com/appassure/kb/150611
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