Question about ASA vs. FWSM.

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Jul 20th, 2008
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I have a question about ASA and FWSM capabilities.

The thing is like this.

When I have an ASA or a FWSM configured with contexts. They can do tunnels of IPSEC (L2L or remote)?

There is any limitation?

Can some one help me?

Thanks in advance,


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a.alekseev Sun, 07/20/2008 - 09:23
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IPSec on FWSM in not supported with or without contexts.

IPSec on ASA is supported with a single mode

IPSec on ASA is not supported with a context mode

rcapao Mon, 07/21/2008 - 11:43
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And SSL tunnels?

Are they supported in ASA and in FWSM?



a.alekseev Mon, 07/21/2008 - 11:50
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SSL tunnels are not supported on FWSM

SSL tunnels are supported on ASA in singe mode.


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