snmpdump program has been written to analyze SNMP traces. It extracts SNMP messages out of pcap trace files and renders the messages in an XML or CSV format which can be easily processed using scripts written in scripting languages. More information can be found in the following documents:
- J. Schönwälder: SNMP Traffic Measurements, RFC 5345, October 2008
- J.G. van den Broek, J. Schönwälder, A. Pras, M. Harvan: SNMP Trace Analysis Definitions, Proc. 2nd International Conference on Autonomous Infrastructure, Management and Security (AIMS 2008), Bremen, July 2008.
- A. Pras, J. Schönwälder, M. Harvan, J. Schippers, R. van de Meent: SNMP Traffic Analysis: Approaches, Tools, and First Results, Proc. 10th IFIP/IEEE Symposium on Integrated Management (IM 2007), Munich, May 2007.