asa 5505 connection limit exceeded

Question : asa 5505 connection limit exceeded After connecting through the client VPN on my ASA 5505 I can only remote desktop (RDP) sporadically to a few of my servers.  At first I can’t ping or remote into my Windows server but after 5 or 10 minutes I can and then 5 or so minutes (it varies) I will get disconnected from the RDP session – the VPN stays up and Continue Reading →

Cisco VPN client on Vista Home Premium – Stuck at “securing communications channel”

Question : Cisco VPN client on Vista Home Premium – Stuck at “securing communications channel” I’m currently running vista home premium and cisco vpn client version 5.0.02.0090. When i enter username and password it gets stuck at “securing communications channel”. If i end task and relaunch the app it connects. However after connecting i may or may not be able to access network resources. If i repeat the process of ending Continue Reading →

Trouble allowing attachment through Watchguard gateway anti-virus scanner

Question : Trouble allowing attachment through Watchguard gateway anti-virus scanner I’m running Fireware 10.0.2 and I’m having a problem exempting a file type from the AV scanner (SMTP Proxy). Could someone walk me through this? I’ve tried exempting the file by setting up a rule to match the pattern *.snp and told it to allow this pattern. I’ve placed it at the top of the content types and filenames list saved Continue Reading →

Watchguard system Manager is unable to connect to Watchguard firebox x750

Question : Watchguard system Manager is unable to connect to Watchguard firebox x750 Hello, I am trying to connect to the Firebox in our office through WSM but I am unable to connect as of yesterday. I was trying to add it to the devices list in device management but was not having any luck. Thanks   Solution: Watchguard system Manager is unable to connect to Watchguard firebox x750 Hi Continue Reading →

Cisco ASA: How to log IP address of bruteforce SSH attempts?

Question : Cisco ASA: How to log IP address of bruteforce SSH attempts?  Hi, I am getting a lot these messages in my ASA log file. I need to trace these cause I suspect it may be my ISP because the SSH access is limited to only a few addresses. Oct 07 2009 09:52:02: %ASA-6-113015: AAA user authentication Rejected : reason = Invalid password : local database : user = root Continue Reading →

Problem: Routing between interfaces on Cisco ASA5510

Problem: Routing between interfaces on Cisco ASA5510 I have a Cisco ASA5510 that I’m trying to configure so that traffic from a LAN subnet on interface Eth0/1 can route to another subnet on Interface Management0/0.  Although I have no problems making this work with another similar interface, I can’t seem to get the traffic between the ports of this ASA!  What I feel is the most relevant Information about the Continue Reading →

Problem: CP Firewall – Delayed TCP reply – TCP packet out of state: First packet isn’t SYN; tcp_flags: FIN ACK

Question : CP Firewall – Delayed TCP reply – TCP packet out of state: First packet isn’t SYN; tcp_flags: FIN ACK  OK, I’ll try and explain this as best I can, Some months ago I set up an Anti-spam/Anti-virus gateway on my network.  I placed it in a DMZ.  When originally set up checkpoint was at version NG FP3.  My problem is the following; As part of the AS/AV gateways spam Continue Reading →