Why is the logincommand required?The login command is required to allow the user to access the router without it.Step 7:Verify that the enable secret password is added to the configuration file.b.What is displayed for the enable secretpassword?What is displayed in “ENABLE SECRET” is a jumble of letters, number, and special characters.“Enable secret 5 $l$mERr$ILwq/b&kc.7X/ejA4Aosn0”c.Why is the enable secretpassword displayed differently from what we configured?The reason as to why the “ENABLE SECRET” password is displayed differently from what we configured is because it encrypts the password.Step 8:Encrypt the enable and console passwords.
(1)If you configure any more passwords on the switch, will they be displayed in the configuration file as plain text or in encrypted form? Configuring any other passwords will be displayed as plain text. (2)Explain why?The reason as to why this occurs is because we serviced the other passwords to be encrypted. I will have to reenable the encryption by reentering the same command.Part 3:Configure a MOTD BannerStep 1:Configure a message of the day (MOTD) banner.(1)When will this banner be displayed?This message will be displayed whenever a user opens the command prompt.(2)Why should every switch have a MOTD banner?The reason as to why every switch should have a MOTD banner is to warn un-authorized users to notaccess the commands and update a companies activities. Step 2:Save the configuration file.What is the shortest, abbreviated version of the copy running-config startup-configcommand?The abbreviated version of the of the “copy running-config startup-config” is “copy run start”.Step 3:Examine the startup configuration file.(1)Which command will display the contents of NVRAM?The command that displays the content of NVRAM is “show startup-configuration”.(2)Are all the changes that were entered recorded in the file?Yes all the changes were recorded and saved onto the file.