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PIX Question

I am trying to ping to the outside interface of the 515e from my workstation. I have added an access-list, but can only ping the inside interface. Here is a copy of my config. THX in advance. Wil

PIX Version 6.2(2)

nameif ethernet0 outside security0

nameif ethernet1 inside security100

enable password 2KFQnbNIdI.2KYOU encrypted

passwd 2KFQnbNIdI.2KYOU encrypted

hostname pixfirewall


fixup protocol ftp 21

fixup protocol http 80

fixup protocol h323 h225 1720

fixup protocol h323 ras 1718-1719

fixup protocol ils 389

fixup protocol rsh 514

fixup protocol rtsp 554

fixup protocol smtp 25

fixup protocol sqlnet 1521

fixup protocol sip 5060

fixup protocol skinny 2000


access-list 100 permit icmp any host echo

pager lines 24

logging on

logging buffered debugging

interface ethernet0 10full

interface ethernet1 auto

mtu outside 1500

mtu inside 1500

ip address outside

ip address inside

ip audit info action alarm

ip audit attack action alarm

pdm location inside

pdm history enable

arp timeout 14400

access-group 100 in interface outside

route outside 1

timeout xlate 3:00:00

timeout conn 1:00:00 half-closed 0:10:00 udp 0:02:00 rpc 0:10:00 h323 0:05:00 sip 0:30:00 sip_media 0:02:00

timeout uauth 0:05:00 absolute

aaa-server TACACS+ protocol tacacs+

aaa-server RADIUS protocol radius

aaa-server LOCAL protocol local

http server enable

http inside

no snmp-server location

no snmp-server contact

snmp-server community public

no snmp-server enable traps

floodguard enable

no sysopt route dnat

telnet timeout 5

ssh timeout 5

terminal width 80


Re: PIX Question

It is a characteristic of the pix, that if you are coming from the outside, you can not ping the inside interface of the pix, and if you are coming from the inside, you can not ping the outside interface of the pix.

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Re: PIX Question

I just want to be able to ping my router on the other side of the pix.


Re: PIX Question

for the inside networks to get to the outside, you need a NAT and Global statements to get to the outside.

Then try conduit permit icmp any any for the pings.

Here is a good document for you :