A blog post like this alone wouldn't concern me. But when you start looking at the length of time it took to get Solaris support, the time it is taking to get 64-bit support, and Win 2008....it makes the rumors all the more believable.
From what I have been hearing - CSA is now in maintenance mode and there will not be any new features being added to it. Cisco will continue to support it, but its just a matter of time before it truly goes away...
Table of ContentsIntroductionVersion HistoryPossible Future
UpdatesDocuments PurposeNAT Operation in ASA 8.3+ SectionsRule Types
Network Object NATTwice NAT / Manual NATRule Types used per SectionNAT
Types used with Twice NAT / Manual NAT and Network Obje...
Table of Contents Introduction:This document describes details on how
NAT-T works. Background: ESP encrypts all critical information,
encapsulating the entire inner TCP/UDP datagram within an ESP header.
ESP is an IP protocol in the same sense that TCP an...