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Application or Software to detect or Block unmanaged swicthes

On 7 June 2018 at 04:57, segs <michaelolusegunrufai at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello All,
> Please I have a very interesting scenario that I am on the lookout for a
> solution for, We have instances where the network team of my company bypass
> controls and processes when adding new switches to the network.
> To put a finer point on things others have already said:
If you have employees with enable on your networking gear not following
policies and procedures, that is a management problem, not a technical
one.  There's nothing you can do to prevent someone who admin's a network
device from changing its configuration.

The various ways the company can handle this is by training, clearly
defined *and communicated* policies, and eventually by discipline if
necessary.  If the company is unwilling or unable to enforce reasonable
policy on its employees then my recommendation would be to find a new