Re: Tradeoffs between a PIX firewall/VPN and IOS firewall
We use both PIX firewalls and IOS. The main difference between the two devices is: PIX has a much, much higher performance rating, especially throughput. Another advantage is the IDS mechanism. PIX recognize more signatures than the IDS in IOS. For a small company the IOS is perfect, unless you immediately want to begin to terminate VPN 3.0.1 clients, either you can wait until late fall of this year or purchase a 500 series PIX now.
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We have configured the outside and inside Interface with official ipv6 adresses, set a default route on outside Interface to our router, we also have definied a rule , which also gets hits, to permit tcp from inside Interface to any6.
In Syslog I also se...