The Cisco ASA (Adaptive Security Appliance) series of products provide Firewall and VPN functionality.

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How to properly add guest essid to cisco AP and asa5505

I have an ASA5505 configured with an inside and outside interface and DHCPD for the inside interface. Currently I have a cisco AP (forgot the model) broadcasting only a single essid for the internal ...
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ASA 5505, is BGP supported?

I need to configure BGP on an ASA 5505, according to certain sources it isn't supported, yet I can find resources on the internet giving information on how to configure BGP. I'd really like an ...
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Possible to use a console cable from a Cisco ASA and use it interactively with ESXi?

I'm creating procedures to deploy a Cisco ASA and an ESXi machine to remote locations where no local tech contacts are available. I think it may be a wise idea to connect the console cable from the ...
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What are the repercussions of using an EOL Cisco firewall?

I'm looking at using an ASA 5520 for the database of an ecommerce site. According to End-of-Sale and End-of-Life Announcement for the Cisco ASA 5520 Adaptive Security Appliance, this product is ...
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VPN and overlapping subnets

I have a number of Cisco site-to-site VPNs between using ASA and Pix devices established for my clients. This is a hosted application and I need for the entire address range on the client's network to ...
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Cisco ASA 5505 No LAN access through VPN

I have been fighting with this ASA 5505 for a days now. I am verly new to networking and need support by the community! I have completely configured the CISCO 5505 allowing me to browse the internet ...
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Cisco ASA 5510 Inter-interface routing

I'm trying to setup a Cisco 5510 to route traffic between the outside and inside interfaces where both belong to public IP subnets. Our ISP assigned us a single point-to-point IP (207.107.110.150/30) ...
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Cisco ASA: port forwarding to different IP depending on client IP/subnet outside

I have Cisco ASA 8.2(5) and would like to configure port forwarding. Cisco ASA has 2 interfaces: outside with IP 192.168.57.2 inside with IP 192.168.1.1 I have two subnets reachable through ...
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L2TP/IPSec from Windows 7 to ASA 5520

I am trying to setup L2TP/IPSec on our ASA5520 to support a fringe case for one of our developers. The Windows VPN subsystem apparently stores the kerberos or NTLM cookie for the login when you use ...
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VPN is working, except for DNS lookups. Firewall (Cisco ASA 5505) issue?

I've got the following set up: LAN -> DHCP / DNS / VPN server (OSX 10.6) -> Cisco ASA 5505 -> WAN Connecting to the LAN via VPN works fine. I get all the details properly and I can ping ...
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Cisco ASA user authentication options - OpenID, public RSA sig, others?

My organization has a Cisco ASA 5510 which I have made act as a firewall/gateway for one of our offices. Most resources a remote user would come looking for exist inside. I've implemented the usual ...
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Can't access ASA website to download ASDM launcher

Hoping someone can give me a pointer on here. I recently took a new position and am currently trying to learn the new system. I'm having trouble getting to ASDM and have Googled plenty to no avail. ...
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Packet loss on between firewall and uplink?

I have a moderately complex network topology between my external firewall and the internet, as shown below. Every so often - I haven't found a pattern yet - we're getting a significant degree of ...
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Cisco ASA 5505 VPN - regular translation creation failed for protocol 50 src

I try to vpn from my home network to my company network and this has always worked well until yesterday when I installed a Cisco ASA 5505 at home. Now I can not connect from my home network to my ...
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Cisco ASA Access anyconnect from inside IPsec tunnel

I have a Cisco ASA on a dynamic WAN IP with a IPsec site-to-site tunnel to a remote linux host in a datacenter with a static WAN IP. All non local traffic is tunneled and the datacenter end is the ...
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Cisco ASA + FreeRadius: Downloadable ACL configuration

VPN users that are using FreeRadius are having access to all VLANs. VPN users using local authentication have local ACLs applied to their access. I need to know what configuration change I need to ...
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Cisco ASA 5505: PAT / NAT between 2 IPSec Tunnels

I've the following Setup: Customer <-> HQ <-> Branchoffice The Customer has a 192.168.1.0/24 subnet. On the HQ only the VPN Gateway is in my context, 172.20.10.1 . And on the Branchoffice ...
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Cannot enable shunning of IP scan attackers - error message on asa 5520

I've got the scanning threat detection turned on, in my Cisco ASA 5520, but someone turned off the option for "shun hosts detected by scanning threat". Now, when I try to enable it through the ASDM ...
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Cisco ASA 5505 ver 7.4 port forwarding

I need sone help over ASA 5505 ver 7.4. This scenario is working with two site to site vpn and working fine. All inside clients able access internet only issue is that they are not able to call means ...
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Fail-over VPN with two ISPs and Cisco ASA 5500 Series

We have a couple of branch offices that need to connect to a main site. We plan to use Cisco ASAs 5515 to establish VPN connections. We would also like to have 2 ISPs at each location to make the ...
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Cisco ASA 5505: Reach outside DNS address from inside

We use a Cisco ASA 5505 at our company. We have a dns A record (home.company.com) pointing to the external IP. In the ASA 5505 the http-port (80) is forwarded to an inside web server. No problem ...
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Text on Cisco ASA console is garbled/missing letters

I've actually looked up a number of solutions for this problem and none of them work. There's this Cisco ASA 5505 that I'd like to use, that outputs mildly garbled text with missing characters. I did ...
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Cisco ASA - Configure External Access to a Server

I'm trying to configure my ASA (ASA 8.4(2), ASDM 6.4(5) ) to allow external access to a server (using RDP). I've tried everything, but it doesn't seem to be working. I'm sure it is something simple ...
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Cisco ASA 5510 Out-of-Order Packets to Google

We're seeing a large number of packets being dropped due to being Out-of-Order. The numbers are large enough that it may be having an impact on network performance. We've isolated it down to a few ...
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Linux does not get IPv6 default gateway from Cisco ASA5510 on autoconf

My ASA 5510 has the following configuration for an interface. My Ubuntu box (2.6.35) connected to this network will correctly autoconf an IPv6 address, but it will not set a default route. interface ...
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Allow access to printer between interfaces on Cisco ASA5510

I have a Cisco ASA5510 where we have to separate networks on two separate interfaces. The networks should have nothing to do with each other except that network B needs to access a printer on network ...
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Cisco ASA privilege level for object-groups

I'm trying to set-up privilege level 2, so that it has access to read and modify object and object-groups. Showing them seems to be no problem. I can also enter configure mode. I just can't get the ...
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Can I NAT a public ip that is also used as a VPN peer

I have been reading books and sites on the web for two days and have tried all kinds of things to be able to ping a IP address further into my private network. The VPN tunnel is up and passing other ...
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ASA 5540 v8.4(3) vpn to ASA 5505 v8.2(5), tunnel up but I cant ping from 5505 to IP on other side

I am having problems pinging from a 5505(remote) to IP 10.160.70.10 in the network behind the 5540(HQ side). 5505 inside IP: 10.56.0.1 Out: 71.43.109.226 5540 Inside: 10.1.0.8 out: 64.129.214.27 I ...
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Strongswan VPN Established but no Packets Routed

I'm setting up a VPN using strongSwan between a Linux instance on an Amazon EC2 instance and a remote network via its Cisco concentrator. I need to route packets from the Linux instance itself a ...
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Cisco DNS Inspection disallows Reverse Lookup

I'm trying to use DNS Doctoring on my ASA 5505, but apparenly DNS Doctoring required DNS Inspection, and DNS Inspection forbids reverse lookup requests?! How do work around this? I did find this: ...
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DNS doctoring between 3 interfaces

I have a guest network with a range of 192.168.13.x on m y192.168.13.1 interace. I need it to get to my external webpage at 1.2.3.4 on my outside interface. The webserver itself sits in the DMZ at ...
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Does Cisco IOS XRv support logging of TCP connection (e.g. built and/or teardown)?

I have a demo of Cisco IOS XRv and I would like to setup logging for connections. E.g. for ASA "show logging" shows log messages for every TCP connection built or teardown: Jun 11 12:29:31 ...
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How can I debug Cisco Firewall ASA “Dispatch Unit” very high CPU utilisation from ASDM?

I have recently had my first firewall installed so I am very new to this whole situation. I am finding that Dispatch unit is becoming overloaded and it would appear to be the reason I get serious ...
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Cisco ASA 8.2 - 106015 (Deny) and 106100 (Permit) Logs for the Same Packet

I'm seeing traffic from numerous internal endpoints where a RST or FIN/ACK is sent by the endpoint to a host on the Internet. These connections are related with a transparent proxy that is not ...
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Reading .pcap files by CISCO ASA5515-X

I have .pcap file that already includes thousands of packets. I want to analyze these packets via CISCO ASA5515-X to observe how much of them are possible to be an attack packet (malicious). However, ...
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AnyConnect certificate/CA pinning on Cisco ASA 5510

I would like to "pin" the certificate or at least the certificate authority for AnyConnect connections. Given the amount of SSL mitm'ing and compromised CA's, I want to ensure that only certificates ...
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Port mirroring on CISCO 2960S

I am trying to do a port mirroring of the traffic for my core switch to a port on my managed switch. The environment that i have is a stacked switch, with 1 serving as the core switch and 2 serving ...
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Why am I getting permission error from tftp server?

I'm trying to tftp an image to an ASA 5500 and I'm getting this error: TFTP failure: RX TFTP Error Packet TFTP OP Code: Error Packet Error Msg: Permission denied
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Openswan Cisco ASA 9.1 — cannot resopnd to IPsec SA request because no connection is known for

Ok, so I have a simple VPN IPSEC setup with a single Linux host that has a public IP address and a loopback interface of 172.16.255.1. On the right side I have a Cisco ASA 5505 9.1. the issue is the ...
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How to avoid hairpin VPN on cisco

I currently have a hairpin VPN setup with a Cisco ASA, but I'm not very happy as it messes up service access that are on ASA external IP address and are NAT'ed inwards :( How should I re-design the ...
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Cisco ASA (Client VPN) to LAN - through second VPN to second LAN

We have 2 site that is linked by an IPSEC VPN to remote Cisco ASAs: Site 1 1.5Mb T1 Connection Cisco(1) 2841 Site 2 1.5Mb T1 Connection Cisco 2841 In addition: Site 1 has a 2nd WAN 3Mb bonded T1 ...
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Cisco ASA - Restrict IP for WebVPN access

I've got a Cisco ASA5510 with Firmware Version 8.0(5). I'd like to restrict the source IPs that are allowed to access the Router through WebVPN (port 443). Here is the relevant part of the config. ...
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Cannot reach internal network on VPN

So i have been configuring a ASA5510 to the best of my knowledge to allow VPN access(IPSEC connection) to our internal network and its resources. There is a alot of step-by-step guides and videos ...
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ASA Slow IPSec Performance with Inconsistent Window Size

I have a IPSec link between two sites over ASA 5520s running 8.4(3) and I am getting extremely poor performance when traffic passes over the IPSec VPN. CPU on the devices is ~13%, Memory at 408 MB, ...
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Open HTTP Protocol Cisco ASA

I would like to know if it's possible to open HTTP protocol (whatever the port) for one of my subnet to the outside on Cisco ASA 5510 v9.1(4) (ASDM v7.1(5)? I guess I will have to play with service ...
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Cisco ASA IPSec VPN - service discovery (e.g. shared folder browser)

We have an ASA 5505 doing IPSec VPN for remote users. Client access is working almost as expected:clients can reach hosts on the internal LAN, even using DNS, and we are tunneling all client traffic ...
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Preserving VPN Flow on ASA + netsh

I have a tcp connection established over a site-site VPN and when the VPN drops it causes errors on the client when sending after the tunnel is re-established. When having this problem before, ...
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How do I configure an ASA 5505 to pull a DHCP address from a bridged DSL modem/router?

I have a remote office that I am hooking up to our corporate network and this particular site has a centurylink adsl2+ router that I need to negotiate an rfc 1483 via DHCP connection across. The dsl ...
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How should DNS be configured for remote VPN access to a Windows Domain?

Suppose you have a small windows domain configured as follows: domain name is ad.example.com (as per these guidelines) DC1 is at 10.10.10.3 DC2 is at 10.10.10.4 DC1 and DC2 are running the ...