|Issue: My host had Compliance Failures, with “SNMP Agent Configuration differs”.|
|Fix: Use these instructions ONLY:If you are not currently using SNMP Agent on your VMware vSphere ESXi 5.5 Host.Step # 1Stop snmp Service Daemon.
Select Host>Configuration>Security Profile.
Next, Under Services, select Properties
Then, Under Label, select snmpd
Next, Click Options…
Step # 2
Under Startup Policy, select Start and stop manually
If service is started, Stop it using the Stop button.
Next, Click the OK button, then Click OK button again.
Note: With Update 2, this is set to Start and stop with host
Step # 3
Select your Host Profile, under Host Profiles.
Right-Click on Host Profile, then select Enable/Disable Profile Configuration…
Under your Profile Structure, select Firewall configuration
Next, under Ruleset Configuration, scroll down to snmp
Under Check the Check Box, snmp
Step # 4
Under your Profile Structure, within the main section.
Next, scroll down to SNMP Agent Configuration.
Under Check the Check Box, SNMP Agent Configuration, next Click OK button.
Step # 5
Re-Check Host Compliance, this time your VMware vSphere ESXi 5.5 Host should be Compliant.