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In many resources, I see that community strings are also called default passwords. But in the Server Manager, I see "Community name" and it makes more sense. So why people often use the phrase "default password"? If we enumerate the information by their name...

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"Community Name" are used in SNMP v1 and v2 as an authentication asset: one presenting the good "Community Name" in his request will be authorized to get/set informations.

That's probably why people call this "default password" ...

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