PIX501 & VPN

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Nov 30th, 2005
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I have a adsl router connected to a switch connected to a number of servers.

I want to use the PIX as a VPN server put paralel on the network and use only the inside interface.

When I connect to VPN on the internal network all works fine, when connected from the internet (the adsl router forwards all PPTP packets to the PIX) I do not get a connection. Any clues on the cause are welcome.


TIA,


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jackko Wed, 11/30/2005 - 03:39
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pix v6.x doesn't allow traffic traverse in/out the a single interface. in other words, pix has to forward a packet from one interface to another interface. thus the scenario is not feasible.


i guess the pix should be deployed between the adsl router and the lan instead.

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