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ASDM doesn't come up

I have an ASA 5510 with factory default configuration and CLI access.
I am trying to connect using ASDM from MACBook using different browsers, also from Win8, I have ASDM Launcher downloaded and try with Java applet. ASDM Launcher asks for IP/user/pass then disappears and doesn't open anything, in case of Java Applet it asks questions user/pass then says the other window will come up, but it never comes up. I tried different versions of browser/JRE and even tried Win 8 and Mac, its same for both.
Could you please help?

ASA - asa708-k8.bin
ASDM - asdm-508.bin


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Which Java versions have you

Which Java versions have you tried?  There is an issue with newer Java versions that block connections to "unsecured" devices with untrusted certs. 


You options:

-roll back your Java version (way back)

-add ASA IP to Exception Site List

-update ASDM version on ASA



Install java version 1.6, i

Install java version 1.6, i usually have a dedicated virtual machine to managed to not have conflicts on my own machine where a work.

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