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Old 06-17-2017, 12:42 PM
Mrcool007 Mrcool007 is offline
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Script with python

Hello eveyone,

I have a project in which i have to make a python script that Compare all the router/switch configs against a baseline (standard secured configruration) and gives alert if there any violation of the baseline config.

Please help me.

Anas
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Old 06-18-2017, 11:31 AM
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Hi Anas,

I can point you to examples we have for saving the config here. Perhaps others in the community can help with the "comparing to baseline" part of the task.
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Old 06-18-2017, 04:45 PM
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There are several tools out there that can do a simple file compare. No two configs will ever be exactly alike due to IP addresses, certificate/hashes, hostnames, etc.

Solarwinds makes some nice tools that may interest you. IE: http://www.solarwinds.com/engineers-...config-compare

Once you have the config validated to be inline with your baseline, you can setup a syslog server to alert you whenever the config is changed.

Trying to write your own script to do this seems nuts.
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Old 06-19-2017, 03:48 AM
Mrcool007 Mrcool007 is offline
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Thx Casey, but my manager wants a pyhton script, so the comparison will be in some security configs not the config in general (ip,vlan ... will not be compared)
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