How to change Defaukt username ' pix ' in PIX,or FWSM

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Sep 12th, 2008
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Please let me know how to change default username PIX in fwsm contex or in pix firewall.I have created username by below command but its not working

username cisco password cisco123 privilage 15.

Thanks in advance...

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satish_zanjurne Fri, 09/12/2008 - 04:11
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It is not working in the sense what ??


Is it giving any error when you enter username & password. ??

manik.palekar Fri, 09/12/2008 - 04:59
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Device not taking new credentials...was this a right way to configure new username password..?

Collin Clark Fri, 09/12/2008 - 05:39
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In a PIX (sorry no FWSM experience) the only way I have been able to get a different username is with AAA. Anything local, it always uses 'pix'. The ASA can use a new local username.

suschoud Fri, 09/12/2008 - 05:55
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Please add :



aaa authentication ssh console LOCAL

aaa authentication http console LOCAL

aaa authentication telnet console LOCAL



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Regards,

Sushil



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