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Miscellaneous

The following items are things that trip me up again and again in the field.

Remote Access

To be able to telnet or SSH to your ASA, we must specify the networks from which we will do so. You do this with the telnet and ssh commands:

ASA-5540(config)# telnet 192.168.1.0 255.255.255.0 inside
ASA-5540(config)# ssh 192.168.1.0 255.255.255.0 inside

Saving Configuration Changes

If you read the first edition of this book, you may remember that I complained of the PIX not accepting wri as an abbreviation for write memory. I’m happy to report that wri does work on the ASA platform. Of course, Cisco will tell you that you should use copy run start, but I’m a curmudgeonly old pain in the ass who dislikes change:


  

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