Login banner mismatch across cluster members for Cisco

Vendor

Cisco

Description

Indeni will identify when two devices are part of a cluster and alert if the login banner setting is different.

Remediation Steps

Review the settings of each device in the cluster and ensure they are the same.

1. Use the "show banner mtod" command to display the configured MOTD banner.

2. Review the output of each device in the cluster and ensure that are same across the cluster.

3. For more information please review  the following CISCO Configuration guide:

https://www.cisco.com/c/m/en_us/techdoc/dc/reference/cli/n5k/commands/banner-motd.html

How does this work?

This script logs into the Cisco Nexus switch using SSH and uses the "show running-config" command find the configured login banner.

Why is this important?

This script logs into the Cisco Nexus switch using SSH and uses the "show running-config" command find the configured login banner.

Without Indeni how would you find this?

It is not possible to poll this data through SNMP or Syslog.


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